Massive pipe falls on van, only minor injuries in incident

Courtesy Florida Highway Patrol

Courtesy Florida Highway Patrol

The Florida Highway Patrol says a semi carrying scrap metal overturned on an overpass ramp on Interstate 4.

The pipe fell off an overpass from a truck loaded with scrap metal, WFTV reported.

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A Florida man is thanking his lucky stars after he somehow survived his vehicle being crushed by a heavy industrial pipe that fell off a truck Saturday morning.

"Another foot to the left and he would be dead", Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Kim Montes told People magazine, referring to Escobar. Meanwhile, a 2003 Pontiac van driven by Jesus Armando Escobar, 36, of Orlando was westbound on the exit ramp from I-4 to eastboung S.R. 528.

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The truck driver Antonio Santiago Wharton, 33, of Kisimmee, suffered minor injuries. "He had no idea". It came down right in the middle of his van. "But they came out and said, 'Nope, he's only got scratches.' It's insane".

A freakish incident on an Orlando-area highway sent a man to the hospital Saturday morning.

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The truck driver was charged with careless driving, according to the FHP release.

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