Sacramento Tiana Hawkins Dies in Dixon Semitractor Accident
Dixon, CA (June 22, 2021)– On Sunday, 17-year-old Tiana Hawkins of Sacramento was struck and killed by a semitractor-trailer on Interstate 80.
Indeed, the Sacramento teenager was struck and killed early Sunday as she stood on the shoulder of westbound Interstate 80 in Dixon.
Apparently, a semitractor-trailer struck her near a separate injury crash, the California Highway Patrol reported.
Moreover, the fatal crash took place at about 12:48 a.m., at the westbound lanes of the freeway at Dixon Avenue.
The semitractor-trailer driver was unable to stop and crashed with multiple vehicles at the crash scene.
Later reports say Hawkins was a female passenger from a previous accident. She was standing on the right shoulder when hit by the the semi-truck, and sustained fatal injuries.
The officers are still investigating the Dixon big rig accident.
Please call Officer Anthony Wheeler at 428-2100 if you have further details about the incident.
We at Sweet Lawyers would like to send our heartfelt sympathies to the loved ones of Tiana Hawkins. Our thoughts are with you during this tough time.
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