A man who was on life support after a freak accident is now alive.
The story of the man who survived a freak car accident on the New Jersey Turnpike has been reported nationally on TV and radio.
A truck driver was driving a pickup truck and the truck slammed into a light pole on a highway near Fort Lee, N.J., on Sept. 14, 2018.
He suffered a severe head injury and died at a hospital two days later.
The New Jersey State Police say they are investigating the crash and the driver, David A. Broughton, has been arrested.
The accident happened near Fort Leyden, N., about 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of Philadelphia.
Police say Broughson was driving on the interstate when he lost control of his truck, swerved to the left and went airborne.
His car hit a concrete wall, overturned and burst into flames.
Police said he was able to get out of the burning vehicle.
The man survived the accident.