Drivers Injured in Big-Rig Crash on Interstate 5 [Bakersfield, CA]


Drivers Injured in Big-Rig Crash on Interstate 5 [Bakersfield, CA]
Drivers Injured in Big-Rig Crash on Interstate 5 [Bakersfield, CA] Drivers Injured in Big-Rig Crash on Interstate 5 [Bakersfield, CA]

Rollover Semi-Truck Crash on Interstate 5 Injures Dodge Pickup Truck Driver

 
Bakersfield, CA (May 06, 2021) – On Thursday, two drivers were injured in a big-rig crash on Interstate 5.
 
Rescuers responded at the scene at around 3:44 a.m. at the Lebec curve.
 
Officers said a semi-truck driver hauling milk fell asleep behind the wheel.
 
He drove into the center divider and overcorrected, which made the big rig overturn.
 
A Dodge pickup truck driver got caught underneath the big rig. As a result, he sustained major injuries, while the big rig driver incurred moderate injuries.
 
This serves as a reminder to not operate a vehicle unless you are alert and sober.
 
In order to take in, process, and respond to everything happening on the road, we need to be at our sharpest. This way, we decreased the probability of accidents, and keep each other safe.


Following an I-5 Big Rig Accident

 
Thousands of people across California suffer injuries in traffic accidents every year. That is because auto accidents are a major public health threat. Traffic accidents are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
 
Thus, it is indeed crucial that we drive defensively in order to avoid traffic accidents as much as possible.
 
Here are ways to practice defensive driving:
 
Constantly drive at a controllable speed.
 
Never assume you know the another driver’s intention.
 
Be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
 
Drive only when you are awake and can be vigilant.
 
Most importantly, stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phone use, loud music, etc.
 
Callour attorneys at Sweet Lawyers if you were injured in an accident. Our number is (800) 674 7852. You may also check our websiteand chat with our legal exports for advice and next steps.
 
Our legal experts are always willing to help you with your legal cases.
 

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