Eyewitness to crash becomes internet sensation

An eyewitness account of an officer-involved crash in Mississippi has gone viral. The hilarious witness is quickly becoming an internet sensation.

According to WBLT-TV, a police officer was hit while driving in his patrol car on Monday. He is recovering.

After the crash, Courtney Barnes, who witnessed the incident, told the TV station all about it--with a certain flair that few people could.

In the video above, Barnes says, "It was a full twistabout and the police just twist around like a tornado, girl! And the Lord just shook it up, and the man just got injured."

WBLT-TV says Barnes' video went viral almost immediately after it hit the internet.

Barnes' unique look, including green hair and painted eyebrows, are a visual representation of his vibrant personality.

This isn't Barnes' first time in the spotlight either. He was a contestant on You Think You Can Dance multiple times.

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