Iowa trooper, driver narrowly escape sliding truck

Iowa trooper, civilian escape sliding truck

ATLANTIC, Iowa (WOWT) – Video from the Iowa State Patrol shows a very close call just east of the metro area in Atlantic, Iowa.

A pickup truck slid off Interstate 80 right into a delivery truck that was stuck in the snow on the side of the road.

The Iowa State Patrol tells 6 News this shows why people need to be careful in snowy conditions.

The trooper and a driver narrowly escaped the incident. The driver of the out-of-control pickup truck, as well as his passengers, were not seriously hurt.

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