Incredible moment out-of-control semi-trailer veers off a highway and crashes into a channel – as a passing driver pulls over and sprints across four lanes to rescue the truckie from his submerged cabin

A truck driver has been captured on camera launching a semi-trailer off a Victoria highway and into the air before landing in adjacent irrigation channel.

A passing driver, who recorded the crash on his dashcam from the opposite side of the highway, watched on as the bright red truck flew through the air.The truck, understood to be carrying soup for Continental, can be seen spraying a wall of water into the air after it plunged into the irrigation channel.

The passing driver pulled over and darted across four lanes of traffic to pull the truck driver out of submerged cabin.Witnesses said online it is believed the truck driver had a heart attack and purposely veered off the road.The driver is not believed to have been seriously injured in the accident.

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