Advertisement

Driver escapes injury when saguaro cactus pierces windshield

Driver escapes injury when saguaro cactus pierces windshield Photo: AP.

July 10, 2019 06:23 PM

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona authorities say a driver escaped injury when his car's windshield was pierced by the trunk of a saguaro cactus during a wreck Wednesday on the outskirts of Tucson.

Pima County sheriff's Deputy Daniel Jelineo said the black sports car struck the cactus while crossing a median.

Advertisement

The broken-off cactus ended up partially inside the car, with the rest jutting over car's hood.

Jelineo said deputies detained the driver for further investigation after observing signs and symptoms of impairment.

The driver's identity wasn't released.

Credits

Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Yovanovitch testifies for 5 hours in House probe

Roger Stone guilty of witness tampering, lying to Congress

Snowy weather means early start for Hunter Mountain

Some retailers embracing early winter with open arms

New eSports arena opens at UAlbany

Advertisement