Tossed sandbag injures Michigan driver

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DETROIT, Mich. (WDIV) – A Michigan man has been arrested for throwing 40-pound sandbags off a highway overpass.

One of the bags struck a car passing below, seriously injuring the driver. 

State police say the woman was lucky she wasn’t killed when one sandbag crashed through her windshield.

41-year-old David Garcia of Brighton has been charged with one count of “throwing objects at trains-cars causing serious impairment.”

If convicted, he could face up to 10 years in prison. 

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