Air compressor falls off car, hits second vehicle on US-41 –

Posted: Aug 18, 2021 / 01:51 PM EDT / Up So far: Aug 18, 2021 / 07:12 PM EDT



Posted: Aug 18, 2021 / 01:51 PM EDTUp So far: Aug 18, 2021 / 07:12 PM EDT

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — One particular person was taken to the hospital and one car was damaged after an air compressor fell off of a automotive and hit one other car round 12:45 p.m. Wednesday on US Freeway 41 in Terre Haute, Ind.

Each automobiles have been heading northbound on US-41 shut to Crossing Blvd. when the collision occurred, Deputy Ryan Hartleyroad said. The car in entrance was pulling an air compressor, which turned detached and hit the automotive behind it.

One feminine passenger Inside the car that was hit was taken to An space hospital for head ache, Hartleyroad said, however she was lively, alert and out of the car when police arrived. The car that was hit had heavy entrance finish damage and the air compressor flipped over onto the facet of the road, police said.

US-41 was by no means shutd As a Outcome of of incident, Hartleyroad said, and no citations have been issued.