TUSCON, Ariz. — A driver escaped a bizarre accident with only minor injuries after reportedly crashing into a saguaro cactus and causing the prickly projectile to spear the car’s windshield, according to the Arizona Daily Star.
Shortly before 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, officials responded to a single-vehicle crash in Tucson.
The Pima County Sheriff’s Department reported somebody called in and said a driver had gone through a median and struck a cactus.
The driver was reportedly detained after showing signs of impairment, the newspaper reported.
Firefighters responded to this auto accident this morning at approximately 9:30 AM. Miraculously, no injuries were reported. pic.twitter.com/yOuSYsW2te
— Northwest Fire (@NorthwestFire) July 10, 2019