Driver Suffers Major Injury in Semi-Truck Crash in Chiriaco Summit
Chiriaco Summit, CA (June 17, 2021)– On Thursday, a sedan driver was injured in Interstate 10 big rig crash.
The accident took place at about 7:10 a.m. about 25 miles east of Indio.
Apparently, a trucker was driving at full speed hauling 13,000 pounds of cargo when the rig hit the sedan.
Meanwhile, the car’s driver was unconscious when emergency personnel arrived.
Rescuers said the driver incurred major injuries in the accident.
It was not immediately clear if the semi-truck driver was injured.
Always perform simple safety checks before you leave.
Start by inspecting your vehicle’s headlights and turn signals, be sure that both front and rear headlamps are working properly and visible enough a couple of yards away.
Also, take a reading of your tire pressure and make sure you maintain the recommended maximum. While at it, take a peek under your vehicle and ensure there are no loose objects or leaks.
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Thousands of people across California suffer injuries in traffic accidents every year.
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