Facebook creates upbeat video based on Utah man’s near-fatal crash

Posted at 3:45 PM, Sep 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-12 17:45:23-04

A Provo man was involved in a serious crash on I-15, then posted photos from the scene on Facebook.

If you’re on Facebook, you may have seen the social media service sometimes uses your photos to automatically produce short video slideshows to celebrate a friendship or mark an occasion.

Josh Gibson said Facebook used his crash scene photos to make a “chipper” slideshow, which he shared on YouTube.  Gibson posted the video on YouTube Sunday, and it already has more than 735,000 views. Use the video player above to see Facebook’s creation.