Auto dragged for miles by big rig truck

The driver said he's lucky to be alive after being dragged for four miles. (Source KCAL  KCBS  BRIAN STEIMKE  FACEBOOK

The driver said he's lucky to be alive after being dragged for four miles. (Source KCAL KCBS BRIAN STEIMKE FACEBOOK

CAJON PASS After a sedan crashed into a big-rig Wednesday on the northbound 15 Freeway near Highway 138, the truck dragged the vehicle for a few miles - seemingly without noticing - and the whole thing was caught on cell-phone video.

The driver of the auto, who did not want to be identified, told CBS Los Angeles that he was a little sore from the vehicle crash but thankful he's alive after getting dragged by the truck.

A nearby driver, Brian Steimke, shot a video of the incident.

Other drivers are heard honking trying to get the truck driver's attention.

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Cell phone video captured the unbelievable sight of a maroon, four-door sedan clearly stuck under a truck that continued driving up the remote canyon pass Wednesday at about 3:21 p.m.

The incident occurred yesterday afternoon on the Cajon Pass in California, reports CBS Los Angeles.

"What do you mean you didn't know it", Steimke says. Thankfully, the driver, who wished to remain unidentified, escaped without injury.

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