Watch Causeway pickup ram disabled dump truck at ‘highway speed’

The pickup truck that rammed the back of a disabled 18-wheeler dump truck on theĀ Lake Pontchartrain Causeway Wednesday (March 8) was traveling at about 65 mph and did not appear to brake before impact, bridge General Manager Carlton Dufrechou said. The driver of the Chevrolet Silverado was extricated from his smashed pickup and hospitalized with multiple broken bones.

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