Driver escapes injury when saguaro cactus pierces windshield
TUSCON, Ariz. -- A driver escaped a bizarre accident with only minor injuries after they reportedly crashed into a Saguaro cactus and caused the prickly projectile to spear the car's windshield, according to the Arizona Daily Star.
Shortly before 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, officials responded to a single vehicle crash in the Catalina Foothills area.
The Pima County Sheriff's Department reported somebody called in and said a driver had gone through a median and struck a cactus.
The driver was reportedly detained after showing signs of impairment, the Arizona Daily Star reported.