Box Truck and Motorcycle Crash on Calaveras Shuts Roadways
Calaveras County, CA (June 26, 2020) – A box truck and motorcycle crash shut Highway 49 near the Calaveras-Tuolumne county line.
The crash was impacting traffic near the Stevenot Bridge. Both directions were closed at around 8:46 a.m during cleanup and preliminary duties and reopened at about 10 a.m.
No other information is released. Further investigation is ongoing.
According to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year. In 2017, 485,866 accidents were reported solely in the state of California. It is therefore important to follow all the traffic laws to avoid accidents similar to that in Calaveras.
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