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Skidding Trucks Ignite in Six-Car Pileup (VIDEO)

A pile-up involving six vehicles is caught on camera by a truck driver on the M-5 highway. The driver curses in Russian as exploding vehicles skid toward him, then parks his truck and rushes to help, fire-extinguisher in hand.

Two people were killed and three others injured in the accident, which involved three trucks, a van, and two cars, Gazeta.ru reported.

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