Footage shows terrifying moment lorry smashes into oncoming car

A video has captured the terrifying moment a lorry veered onto the wrong side of a busy Cambridgeshire road, before colliding with an oncoming car. The incident occurred on the A505 near the Imperial War Museum in Duxford, Cambridgeshire, just after 4.15 pm on Friday October 16. The video, captured by an oncoming cars dashcam, shows the moments leading up to the accident and the heart-stopping moment the incident takes place.

As the driver approaches the BP garage in Duxford the lorry can be seen swerving onto the wrong side of the road. While making the turn the lorry smashes into an oncoming vehicle, sending it flying off the road. Find the latest news in your area

The lorry then narrowly misses the car which captured the incident and careers off the road. Debris can be seen scattered across the road in the aftermath of the crash. Thankfully, no-one was injured as a result of the collision, police later confirmed.

A spokesperson for Cambridgeshire police said: “We were called at just after 4.15pm on Friday (October 16) to reports of collision involving a lorry and two cars in Royston Road, Duxford. “The lorry then careered into a ditch causing damage to a number of telegraph poles. “Officers attended and the road was closed while the lorry was recovered.

No one was injured as a result.”

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