Water miracle! Terrifying moment when tanker driver escapes death after his truck is hit by crossing train tracks

Water miracle! Terrifying moment when tanker driver escapes death after his truck is hit by crossing train tracks

The occupants of a water truck are lucky to be alive after their vehicle was smashed to pieces by a train as they crossed the track.

The lucky escape happened this Friday in Utah, and as if that wasn’t extraordinary enough, the entire incident was caught on camera.

James Wood, deYouTube user who posted the video explained that he was recording the train in Wellington for his four-year-old son, who is a big fan of Thomas the Tank Engine when the wreckage happened.

The danger zone: The truck driver pulls along the rails, seemingly unaware of the oncoming train

Train wreck - one second to go

No Escape: Suddenly the train comes into view, and a collision can now no longer be avoided

James, known on YouTube as Rammn8r, said: “I turned away just before impact to see how long the train was and heard what sounded like a dynamite rod exploding, but turned back to see the truck being shredded.” by train’

The semi-truck was hit near its rear wheels and spun around. Police say the driver did not see the train coming.

The train hits the truck

Impact: The video captures the moment the train crashes into the truck

Train wreck aftermath

Demolition derby: It’s hardly believable, but the two occupants of the truck ran away from this place of destruction

The man who witnessed the collision was stunned for a moment, but then gathered and ran to the aid of the people in the wrecked truck, expecting dead bodies to be inside.

Miraculously, the occupants of the water truck escaped unscathed.

“That was a great ride for them, and they are the happiest men I know,” the eyewitness wrote. “I literally witnessed a miracle because despite the train wrecking the truck, the men in it were okay and still alive.”

The train conductor reported that the train crew was also unharmed, according to Fox 13 Fox

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