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Motorist Killed in Crash With Two Semi Trucks in Manteca, CA

MANTECA, CA – One motorist is dead after a multiple vehicle semi truck crash on California State Highway 120 in Manteca, CA on August 12, 2013. Manteca is located in San Joaquin County, California in the central part of the state, about 61.7 miles southeast of Sacramento.

One person was killed in a multiple vehicle semi truck crash involving two tractor trailers and four other vehicles in Manteca, CA on August 12, 2013. Photo credit:

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Semi Truck Driver Critically Injured in Multi Vehicle Accident on Los Angeles Freeway

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — A semi truck driver was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition after a multi-vehicle crash overturned his big rig that was carrying a load of pipes, which spilled across a freeway connector near Downtown Los Angeles.

A semi truck spilled a load of pipes after overturning on the westbound I-10 transition ramp to the northbound 101 freeway in Los Angeles, CA on January 21, 2012. The accident snarled traffic for hours. Photo credit:

A semi truck spilled a load of pipes after overturning on the westbound I-10 transition ramp to the northbound 101 freeway in Los Angeles, CA on January 21, 2012. Photo credit:

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Semi Truck Accident Claims the Life of Oakdale Police Officer on Hwy 132 in Modesto California

MODESTO, Calif. — The Modesto Bee reported that Paul Katuszonek, an Oakdale Police Department officer, was killed Thursday afternoon, Nov. 8, when a semi truck slammed into the back of his Honda.

An Oakdale, CA Police Officer was killed when the Honda he was driving was hit by by a semi truck on Highway 132 in Modesto, CA on November 8, 2012.

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Three Semi Truck Drivers Die in Multiple Collision on I-5 Near Bakerfield California

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A series of three semi truck collisions that killed all three drivers happened on Monday, Nov. 5., on Interstate 5 in Kern County, halting northbound traffic on the I-5 for nearly 11 hours.

The burnt out wreckage of one of three tractor trailers involved in a fiery semi truck accident on I-5 near Bakersfield, CA on November 5, 2012 where the drivers of all three 18 wheelers were killed. Photo credit:

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9 Semi Trucks Crash on I-5 in Newhall Calif.

NEWHALL, Calif. — On Tuesday morning, Oct. 23, two successive accidents involving a total of nine 18-wheelers backed up traffic on the Interstate 5 in the Newhall Pass near Lancaster, California.

At least eight big rigs collided in two separate crashes on the southbound 5 Freeway truck route connector from the southbound 14 Freeway in the Newhall Pass on Oct. 23, 2012 . Photo Credit: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

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Semi Truck Collides with Freight Train Near Hanford CA Hours After Amtrak Derailment

HANFORD, Calif. — Just hours after an Amtrak derailment that involved a semi truck on Monday afternoon, Oct. 1, a second train accident in the Hanford, Calif area involving a semi truck also took place.

Incredibly, there was a second train crash with a semi truck on the same day on October 1, 2012 in Hanford, CA about 17 miles east of the first semi truck crash with an Amtrak passenger train.

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Major Truck Accident on Burbank I-5 Spills Diesel Fuel On Freeway

BURBANK, CA. — A semi truck, tow truck and SUV were involved in a major accident that closed the I-5 in both directions Friday afternoon on August 24 near Burbank, California. Burbank is located about 12 miles north of Los Angeles.

A semi truck crashed through the concrete divider after a tow truck collided with a pickup on the southbound I-5 in Burbank, CA on August 24, 2012

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Passenger of Suspected DUI Driver Killed After His SUV Hits Semi Truck in Whitewater CA

WHITEWATER, CA — The California Highway patrol reported that a passenger in a Chevrolet Suburban was killed instantly when the driver, suspected of driving under the influence (DUI), rear-ended a semi truck on Interstate 10 in Whitewater, California. The driver of the SUV was taken to Riverside County Regional Medical Center in Moreno Valley in critical condition.

Section of the roadway on the westbound side of Interstate 10 about one mile east of Whitewater, CA that was the site of a semi truck accident where an SUV rear-ended a big rig Aug 20, 2012.

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Los Angeles 18 Wheeler Accident Kills Trucker

IRWINDALE, Calif. — A trucker was killed on Monday, July 16, when his 18 wheeler crashed into another semi truck that was parked on the shoulder of a transition between the 605 and 210 freeways near Duarte.

The demolished remains of a semi tractor truck on a flatbed wrecker that rear-ended another tractor trailer on the northbound I-605 at the I-210 interchange in Irwindale, CA on July 16, 2012.

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Semi Truck Collides with 18 Vehicles on State Route 14 in Agua Dulce North of Los Angeles

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — At least 17 people were injured, including two critically, when an 18 wheeler truck collided with 18 other vehicles in a massive pileup just before 9:45 a.m., Tuesday, June 26, on state Route 14 in Agua Dulce north of Los Angeles.

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