Tire flies off truck on freeway, hits oncoming traffic

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Tire hits woman's windshield
azfamily.com

PHOENIX -- A very unusual circumstance lead up to a car wreck on the 51 near Northern.

A pick up truck driving northbound lost a tire, that tire flew over a dividing wall and into oncoming southbound traffic.

The tire then hit a vehicle in the windshield. The driver of the vehicle that was hit by the tire is ok, and so is the driver of the truck that lost the tire.