Box Truck Overturned in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Highway 99 at Carpenter Road in Modesto
MODESTO, CA (July 21, 2022) – Three people suffered serious injuries after a box truck and semi-truck crashed on southbound Highway 99 on July 16.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at Carpenter Road around 5:14 AM.
Based on a report, a semi-truck rear-ended a 26,000-pound box truck. Subsequently, the box truck overturned in the lanes before a Buick hit it.
As a result, three people sustained major injuries in the incident. In addition, two other people had minor injuries. Paramedics transported the victims to area hospitals for treatment.
The box truck also blocked several lanes in the highway.
In the end, officers did not make any arrests. They also did not suspect drugs or alcohol to be factors in the crash.
Distractions often cause an accident. Do not fall into such mistakes when driving. However, always stay alert and focus your attention on the road. Above all, always consider the movements of big vehicles like semi-trucks around you to prevent an accident.
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