Truck Accident News
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The driver of a semi-truck pulling a trailer lost control of his big rig when its front left tire blew. The semi rolled as it crossed the median, then came to rest in the eastbound lanes as it collided head-on with a tanker truck. The driver of the tanker was ejected and suffered serious head injuries.
Three people were seriously injured and one person was killed when a car plunged off an overpass in downtown Phoenix on Friday afternoon.
Juan Gutierrez was killed in the early morning hours last Friday when the tractor-trailer he was driving ran off SR-87 and overturned. The tragic accident occurred at milepost 227.8 between Phoenix and Payson.
Paul Kramer died when the box truck he was driving rear-ended a tractor-trailer around 2:30 a.m. on Friday. The accident shut down eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 about 24 miles west of Kingman in northwest Arizona near the California border.
A tanker and semi-truck collided on westbound Interstate 80 in Parley’s Canyon near the Lamb’s Canyon exit on Wednesday at about 10:20 p.m. The resulting fire burned for two hours and caused a miles-long backup of traffic.
Jose Javier Barajas-Barron was killed on Tuesday in an accident involving a semi-truck. The crash occurred in the early evening hours at the intersection of Tangerine Road and Dove Mountain Boulevard in Marana.
Francois Elysee of Mesa, Arizona died Sunday at the scene of the crash of his tractor-trailer on Interstate 57 in Williamson County, Illinois. Christopher Talbert, a passenger in the big rig, was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. He died on Monday.
Aaron Anderson of Williams was killed early Wednesday morning when his Chevy van was crushed between two semi-trucks on I-40.
A seven vehicle crash, including two semi-trucks, claimed the lives of three people on Tuesday morning. The crash occurred on the westbound lanes of I-10 between Grant and Ruthrauff roads in Tucson.
Three people were transported to a hospital after a semi-truck failed to stop at a red light Monday morning, resulting in a chain reaction accident. Emergency crews were called to Highway 95 and Riverview Drive at about 7:00 a.m.
Felix Espinosa of Cottonwood, Arizona was killed in an apparent hit-and-run accident at the junction of SR-260 and I-17 near Camp Verde. Arizona Department of Public Safety accident investigators speculate that Mr. Espinosa was walking along I-17 when he was struck and killed on July 31st.
Krystle Ann Klain was struck and killed by a semi-truck early Tuesday as she was riding her bicycle eastbound on Glendale Avenue. The driver of the semi-truck fled the scene after striking her.
Benjamin Scott Brewer, a truck driver licensed in Kentucky, was ordered on Sunday by the FMCSA to cease operating any commercial vehicles involved in interstate commerce. The FMCSA order described Brewer as "an imminent hazard to public safety."
Christopher Berg died on June 2, 2015 as a result of injuries he received when he was struck by a large truck in the early morning on Highway 95. Mr. Berg reportedly had been walking along the highway when the accident occurred.