VIDEO: Scary wrong-way crash caught on camera in Utah

Posted at 7:55 AM, Jun 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-15 07:55:10-04

(NBC) - Everyone involved in a dangerous wrong way crash on a Utah highway is lucky to be alive after a terrifying wreck was captured on one driver's dashcam.

In the video, you can see the truck located in front of the driver, Sunny Mallick, hit the brakes hard. 


Mallick then swerves to avoid the truck only to meet the wrong way driver head-on, sending both vehicles spinning.

No one was seriously injured in the crash.

Mallick said he limped afterward but has since recovered.

The wrong-way driver fled the scene and is still on the run from police.

Officers did track down the owner of the wrong-way vehicle, who said he had loaned it to the driver.

Utah Highway Patrol says they found marijuana and drug paraphernalia inside the vehicle.

Courtesy: NBC News Channel