The busiest shopping day of the year also saw a major boom for gun sales, with the federal background check system expected to set a record of more than 144,000 background checks Friday, according to the FBI.
A 53-year-old man is now dead after authorities say he fell off an eighteen-wheeler in New Iberia.
The man was riding on the outside of the truck and fell off as it was going through a railroad crossing on Larson Road.
Lubbock Wrecker operator Kameron Schrader helps get people out of sticky situations on the road, even during the holidays.
But on Thanksgiving morning, he got into one himself. He calls it an "unusual accident."