Connecticut Pit Bull Stays by Guardian in Tanker Crash

 |  Nov 5th 2007  |   3 Contributions

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Pit Bull Stands By Owner In Tanker Crash
Loyalty Proven By Man's Best Friend

POSTED: November 3, 2007

EAST LYME, Conn. -- One canine certainly fulfilled the role of man's best friend on Friday.

Witnesses described seeing a tanker truck barrel through the median into oncoming traffic, killing three people and injuring three others on Interstate 95 in East Lyme late Friday morning. The tanker struck a tractor-trailer and at least four cars and overturned.

As chaos broke out on I-95, a heroic pit bull remained calm, sitting in the front seat of a tractor-trailer hit by a tanker truck. As the truck crumbled, the dog stood tall, staying beside his owner until help arrived.

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