Driver totals car when spider drops from rearview mirror
PORTLAND, Ore. – Deputies say a spider is to blame for a rollover crash Wednesday morning in Northwest Portland’s Bonny Slope area.
The driver suffered a minor scratch on her hand, officials said.
She told deputies she was near the intersection of NW Thompson and McDaniel Roads when a spider dropped down from her rearview mirror.
She lost control and went off the road, rolling the car in a ditch. Sheriff's deputies said the car was totaled.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office closed the road to one lane to handle the crash, which was about a half mile from Skyline Boulevard.
There was no sign of the spider after the crash.