Oscar Meyer Wienermobile crash leads to social media field day

The brand played off the widely reported accident with good humor.

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The brand responded in good humor with a Monday tweet that confirmed no one was hurt in the crash.

Even the Wienermobile can hit a patch of ice, as was the case last weekend. Luckily no injuries. We’ll be back on the hot dog highways soon.

— Wienermobile (@Wienermobile) February 16, 2015 ​

​As they so often do, Twitter jokesters (including the Vermont State Police) had a field day with the news:

Driver—”I’m no brat. I was just trying to ketchup.” “@13WHAM: @Wienermobile crashes http://t.co/hYM8J0fxJf #13WHAM pic.twitter.com/arUHfea6Ab

— Justice Don Willett (@JusticeWillett) February 16, 2015

Hope the Oscar Meyer Weinermobile is okay. I never sausage a wreck.

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