Archive for the ‘Arizona Truck Accidents’ Category
TEMPE, AZ — The Arizona Department of Public Safety reported that a semi truck accident that happened on Thursday, February 28, claimed the life of the trucker.
SUPRISE, AZ – Two teenage boys heading to a hockey game in Glendale were killed on Monday, March 13, when the vehicle they were in collided with a semi truck near Loop 303 and Olive Avenue. The accident happened about 7p.m. near a railroad crossing.
WELLTON, AZ – An accident involving a 1989 Peterbilt semi truck and a GMC pickup occurred on Tuesday, December 6, at about 10:50 a.m at the intersection of Avenue 36E and Highway 80 in Wellton, Arizona. Two people were airlifted by Care Flight helicopters to Phoenix-area hospitals Tuesday after a pickup and semi truck collided near Wellton, as reported by The Yuma Sun. Wellton is about 155 mile southwest of Phoenix.
CHANDLER, AZ – A truck driver was killed on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 when two tanker trucks collided on Interstate 10 in Chandler, AZ.
ELOY, AZ – Four people were killed Thursday morning, Aug 8, when a semi truck crossed the median on Interstate 10 near Picacho Peak and crashed into a minivan, shutting down the westbound lanes for almost 7 hours.
PEORIA, AZ – A big rig truck accident occurred on Tuesday morning, August 16, causing the semi truck to roll over and catch fire.
CHANDLER, AZ – A truck accident in Maricopa County, Arizona Wednesday, April 21, 2010, caused several small explosions and power outages when a semi slammed into an electrical power box. The collision between the 18 wheeler and a minivan occurred in Chandler, AZ at the juncture of Alma School Road and Ray Road. The accident area is in the Phoenix metro region in the center of the state, 174 miles east of Blythe, California and 370 miles west of Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Shortly before 11:30 a.m. Wednesday morning a semi trailer truck was traveling west on Ray Road in Chandler, AZ. When the 18 wheeler reached the intersection with Alma School Road a minivan turned left in front of the truck. ... Read More
PHOENIX, AZ — Six people were killed in a deadly bus crash at 5:27 a.m Friday morning when a bus carrying 21 passengers rolled over after hitting another vehicle. The bus driver lost control and veered to the left, then to the right and off the road, rolling over at least once while several people were ejected from the bus, according to Arizona Department of Public Safety spokesman Bart Graves. The crash occurred on Interstate 10 about 25 miles south of Phoenix.
Aerial video showed emergency crews from several agencies breaking out windows, trying to remove victims from the mangled bus. Medics set up a triage area on the freeway to treat the injured. A total of five medical helicopters were called out to the scene. ... Read More
MESA, AZ — A school bus carrying 10 children was hit by a utility truck early Monday Morning. The accident occurred at VAl Vista and University in MESA, Arizona.
According to MyFoxPhoenix, the children appeared to have sustained minor injuries, but five of the children reported that they felt like their back had been hurt.
The driver of the truck was injured and was taken to a valley hospital.
The students attend a Charter school near Ray and Val Vista.