Watch: Driver makes miraculous escape after his truck smashes into US highway barrier and bursts into flames




A truck driver has miraculously escaped without major injury, after his truck slammed into a highway barrier on a Kansas City highway yesterday.

Video of the dramatic crash was uploaded to Twitter by Overland Park Police Chief, Frank Donchez.

The footage shows a large red truck and semi-trailer barreling straight into a highway barrier, launching into the air, before crashing to the ground in a fiery wreck.

Luckily for the driver, some brave witnesses rushed to his aid, pulling him from the truck's cab that he was trapped inside of.

Amazingly, he escaped with only minor burns, according to reports from the FOX 4 news channel.

Local police are currently investigating the incident.

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