Legget Crash on Highway 101 near The Peg House Involves Logging Truck and Another Vehicle
LEGGETT, CA (June 23, 2021) – Tuesday afternoon, a logging truck accident on Highway 101 near The Peg House led to injuries.
The crash between a logging truck and another vehicle, probably a travel trailer, occurred just before 2:00 p.m. The incident happened on Highway 101 near The Peg House, north of Leggett at mile marker 95.1.
Also, the crash led to the closure of Highway 101 and a traffic backup.
By 2:25 p.m., the CHP said that the crash led to minor injuries.
Meanwhile, by 2:32 p.m., the southbound traffic reopened.
At this time, the events that have led up to the crash remain unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be informed.
The crash remains under active investigation.
Dealing with Similar Incidents
Accidents can leave you or your passengers severely injured, disfigured, and permanently disabled. Common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards.
To avoid being involved in an auto accident, a driver must aim high in steering. Don’t make your steering adjustments based on what is directly in front of you, but rather what is down the road. If the road is winding to the right, for example, look as far into the turn as possible. This will improve your safety and make your turns smoother.
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