ST. LUCIE, Fla. – A turtle is being blamed for causing a bizarre crash in South Florida.
Firefighters in St. Lucie County say a driver of a semitruck hit the turtle Friday evening on Florida’s Turnpike.
The reptile flew through the air and slammed through the windshield of a nearby car.
Fire officials say the driver of the car didn’t suffer any injuries.
The turtle survived and was released back into the wild.