Car Hits Box Truck on 205 Freeway in Tracy, Fatality Reported
TRACY, CA (February 13, 2019) – At least one person was killed following a two-vehicle crash early Wednesday morning in Tracy.
The fatal crash happened around 2:21 a.m. on eastbound 205 Freeway at North MacArthur Drive off-ramp.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a gray sedan was traveling eastbound on the freeway at about 70 miles per hour, when it went off the roadway and crashed into a white Isuzu box truck that was disabled on the right shoulder.
Responding firefighters and paramedics found at least one fatality as a result of the crash. The identity of the victim was not immediately available pending next of kin notification.
The box truck sustained a broken tire and was towed for evidence along with the sedan.
It is unknown if drugs and/or alcohol were contributing factors in the crash. Further investigation is underway.
We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the victim in this very unfortunate time of their lives.
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