Tanker Goes Airborn On I-74, Then Bursts Into Flames (VIDEO)

By Emma Koch - 21Alive

August 2, 2013 Updated Aug 2, 2013 at 4:09 PM EST

GREENSBURG, Ind. (21Alive) -- Shocking video out of Greensburg shows a tanker truck going airborne and then bursting into flames.

It happened Thursday on I-74. Police say the trucker swerved to miss another vehicle that had drifted into his lane. He ran off the south side of the interstate, up a hill and then through the guardrail.

The driver of the tanker and his seven-year-old son only received minor injuries.

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