Semi-truck driver chokes on fruit, crashes near Lansing


EAGLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLNS) — A semi-truck driver told Michigan State Police that he was eating a piece of fruit when he began choking and ultimately crashed the truck into the woods.

According to Michigan State Police, it happened shortly before 7 a.m. Friday on westbound I-96 near M-100 in Clinton County’s Eagle Township, west of Lansing.

The driver is OK and no one else was hurt during the crash.

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