'Miracle' Near Miss as Illinois Troopers Evade Skidding Truck

Two Illinois state troopers and a stranded motorist had what Illinois State Police described as a miraculous escape on Tuesday, November 12, when a truck slid across an icy Interstate 64 to within inches of where they were positioned.

The troopers were changing a tire for the motorist near Wayne City when the incident occurred. All three escaped without injury. The driver was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid a crash. Credit: Illinois State Police via Storyful