Texas truck takes dangerous plunge off bridge, strikes car

(WHDH) — One person was injured after a tractor-trailer plunged off a Texas highway onto a busy intersection below.

Police say the driver of an SUV struck the back of the truck, which jacknifed.

That tractor-trailer plunged off the bridge and onto a highway below, striking a white sedan.

The person in the car struck by the big rig was able to escape the vehicle and was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

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