The OPP Highway Safety Division says three people are lucky to be alive after a wheel smashed the windshield of their pick-up truck while travelling on Highway 400.
Police say it happened around 12:30 p.m. on Monday near Innisfil Beach Road, north of Highway 89.
Lucky to be alive after a wheel separated from a vehicle travelling SB on #Hwy400, bounced into the NB lanes and collided with a pick up truck. 3 occupants in the truck were taken to hospital, fortunately no serious injuries. #CheckYourNuts pic.twitter.com/opvBS8Pifz— OPP Highway Safety Division (@OPP_HSD) August 3, 2020
According to police, the wheel separated from a vehicle travelling southbound on Highway 400, bounced into the northbound lane and collided with the pick-up truck.
All three people in the truck were taken to hospital with minor injuries.
There is no word if charges will be laid.