Crashes

Truck slams car, crushes corner of Woodland building

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- Dramatic video captured the moment the driver of a truck slammed into a car at a Woodland, Washington intersection before crashing into the corner of a building and nearly hitting a man standing on the sidewalk.

On their Facebook page, Woodland police posted 2 angles of the crash in the 600 block of Goerig Street from building surveillance video. A car is stopped at the intersection when a large white truck hits the stationary car. The car is pushed off the street and onto the sidewalk, nearly hitting a man.

The truck continued forward and crushed the corner of the building.

A 75-year-old Vancouver man, whose name has not been released, was arrested on suspicion of felony vehicular assault/DUI. The car's driver was taken to a hospital for treatment of undisclosed injuries. 


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