Semi truck loses trailer in the middle of busy intersection

A motorist recently captured a video of a semi truck losing its trailer in the middle of a busy intersection.

The video was captured on Route 85 in Frederick, Maryland, and published by YouTube channel ‘Valley Productions’

The video left many viewers speculating on the exact cause of the accident. Some people believe it was caused by driver error, while others say it’s likely a mechanical (fifth wheel) failure.
According to the individual who captured the video, no one was hurt in the incident.

“You will see a Tractor Trailer drive thru the intersection and lose its load. Frederick County Sheriff Chuck Jenkins is first on the scene and began conducting traffic control. Thank god no one was hurt, and only the trailer was damaged,” he wrote.