Viral video bears striking similarities to the 2003 cult-horror movie, with the log piercing the windscreen and landing inches from the steering wheel.
The crash occurred while officers in a Road Ranger truck were clearing debris from a previous incident off of the road.
The horrifying accident reportedly took place after the tractor-trailer overturned on a highway entrance ramp in Newark, New Jersey.
Gloucester County police said the deputy has been recognized before for his heroic actions on the job.
Diane Everett was killed after losing control of her 2012 Honda CBR motorcycle, while taking part in a memorial ride for her son Michael Jr.
Some 47 railcars fell off the track on Sunday, causing a fire. There were no reports of injuries.
A one-car accident on Thursday in Tennessee resulted in a group of citizens risking their lives to run across the interstate and pull the unconscious driver and his female passenger out of their burning vehicle.
The victim was described as being passionate about equality, human rights and the Black Lives Matter movement, according to a GoFundMe account set up to help cover funeral costs.
The crash left chairs, tables and splintered wood scattered on the road after a silver sedan collided with the outdoor dining structure.
Corey La Barrie was a passenger in Daniel Silva's McLaren sports car which crashed in Los Angeles last May.
Police said in a statement that officers responding to a disturbance at a motel on Thursday afternoon when they stopped Xavier Javern Cummings, who managed to get into their unlocked car as the officers were questioning him.
On Thursday morning, a colossus alligator was hit by a vehicle, causing injuries to the driver and killing the reptile.
The collapse took place near Olivos station in the south-side borough of Tlahuac around 10.30 p.m. local time Monday.
Nearly 50 people have been hospitalized and seven were reported to be in "grave condition," according to Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum.
Kalen Hart and Lendon Byram were en route to the Hamilton Heights High School prom in Indiana when they crashed into another vehicle.
A GoFundMe page had more than tripled its fundraising goal by Saturday morning as donors contributed support to the family of Xing Long Lin, a food deliveryman who was struck and killed by a car in New York City on Wednesday night.
The woman's daughter found her mother's car in the undergrowth of a forest path after searching the area for five days.
After surviving one car crash, a driver was tragically killed in a second one just minutes later as he waited for emergency responders.
Reddit viewers managed to find humor in the shocking car wreck that resulted in the vehicle hanging in the air by utility wires.
Three other family members were injured when the vehicle struck their house in Leicester, England.
A woman who struck a mother and baby when she steered her Volkswagen Golf over a cliff has received a relatively light sentence for the crime.
"Last night I was driving under the influence of alcohol and involved in a minor automobile accident," Huberty said.
"It's nice to have a faithful rehab partner," Tiger Woods wrote on Instagram, showing his first photo since the February 23 crash.
Traffic camera footage shows a car veer onto a side barrier before ricocheting off the left wall into a tunnel and exploding.
Locals were shocked to find their river had mysteriously turned an opaque shade of white, all thanks to an unlikely culprit.
The tourist train on South Korea's Jeju island slipped off its track after two of its four passenger carriages fell sideways.
The juvenile was driving a black Lamborghini SUV when he collided with Muñoz's silver Lexus in Los Angeles in February.
The 12-year-old was livestreaming himself riding a quad bike when he crashed and became trapped under the vehicle.
Police have confirmed the deceased is 95-year-old Brooklyn resident Fruma Grosbard.