Video: Ruan driver faced with desperate wreck situation

| October 04, 2013

Adam Phillips of Portage, Ind., was hauling milk for Ruan Transportation of Des Moines, Iowa, around 2 a.m., March 21, when traffic on I-65 in Indiana came to a halt.

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He soon realized a wrecked car was burning under an overpass. He and others tried to free a trapped man, screaming inside the car, but their efforts were frustrated.

Hear Phillips, Overdrive’s October Knight of the Road, describe in his own words how he was able to handle this emergency in the nick of time.


  • I Depend onTruckers

    Only a real man would have done what you did!!

  • Carol Phillips

    That’s My Husband right there and we’re damn proud of him! Love you, Adam!

  • eddy

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