Archive for March, 2012
TAYLOR, MI — A 44-year-old man from Lincoln Park was killed in a multi-vehicle accident when his 1997 pickup truck, rear-ended a semi truck that had pulled over due to trailer problems, according to the media. The city of Taylor is located about 21 miles south east of Canton, Michigan.
CABIN CREEK, WV – A flatbed semitrailer flipped over on a bridge in Cabin Creek, WV on Tuesday March 20 and dumped a load of coiled steel, punching a 20 foot hole in the deck.
BROWNSTOWN, IL – A Springfield man was burned beyond recognition in a fiery semi truck accident on Interstate 70 in Brownstown, IL on Saturday, March 17, 2012. The deceased was identified as Hasib Karahodzic, 51 years old, from Springfield, IL who was driving a semi truck at the time.
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.
CHICAGO, IL – A worker who was unloading a beer truck was killed last month when a Blue Island man suspected of driving under the influence (DUI) caused a chain-reaction accident that fatally pinned the worker against a CTA bus.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – A semi truck carrying lumber overturned spilling lumber on an exit ramp of Interstate 85 on Friday morning, February 24, in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
LINCOLN, NE. – A fatal truck accident occurred on Thursday, Feb.23, when a man jumped a median and crashed his vehicle into an embankment.