facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Ketchup leaves 'bloody' accident on road

March 1, 2013 at 2:23 PM   |   Comments

RENO, Nev., March 1 (UPI) -- Only the hamburgers and hot dogs were missing when thousands of bottles of ketchup were flung onto a Nevada highway following a truck crash, officials said.

No one was injured, but it sure looked that way on the asphalt, the Reno Gazette-Journal reported Thursday.

"I have red everywhere on the highway," Highway Patrol Sgt. Janay Sherven said. "No bodies, no people, just ketchup."

"The scene looks pretty bad as far as color goes," Sherven said.

The trooper said the driver of the tractor-trailer appeared to have overcorrected to avoid hitting another vehicle while traveling eastbound on Interstate 80.

The truck hit the median, knocking over a light pole that ripped open the side of the truck, allowing its contents to spill onto the road.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Tennessee woman jailed for neglecting lawn Tennessee woman jailed for neglecting lawn
2
'Stay of execution' for bird living in store 'Stay of execution' for bird living in store
3
Medical marijuana ordering app offers pot delivery Medical marijuana ordering app offers pot delivery
4
Creepy clown sightings go nationwide Creepy clown sightings go nationwide
5
Tourist locked in London bookstore tweets for help Tourist locked in London bookstore tweets for help
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback