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Flying semi tire crashes into car on highway

Posted at 7:50 PM, Mar 18, 2016

HOBART, Ind. -- Indiana State Police said a Hobart man was lucky to be alive Friday after a semi-truck tire caved in his windshield.

Police said 36-year-old Andrew Bruce, of Hobart, was driving west on I-80/94 near the 7.6 mile marker when he saw a semi tire bouncing in the westbound lanes.

The tire struck Bruce's 2012 Subaru Impreza on the front passenger side – caving in the windshield and roof and causing major damage to the car.

Bruce wasn't seriously injured, other than possible glass debris in his eyes.

Police said the semi-truck never stopped and wasn't located.


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