Archive for the ‘California Truck Accidents’ Category
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.