Flatbed Truck Involved in Rollover Collision near Pacific Avenue
PLEASANT GROVE, CA (November 17, 2018) – A truck overturned in a crash on West Riego Road, early Saturday afternoon.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision took place at approximately 12:42 PM, near the intersection of Pacific Avenue. Authorities stated that the incident was a solo-vehicle car accident, involving a flatbed truck.
Paramedics were requested to the scene for needed medical attention due to injuries the motorist had suffered. Minor injuries were reported, but it is unclear if the driver was hospitalized. No other injuries were sustained in the collision.
Due to the accident, eastbound lanes were closed while clearing operations were performed in the area. An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the accident and possible contributing factors. Additional information will be released once it becomes available.
Accidents involving trucks or trailers are more dangerous, due to the size and weight of the vehicles. When behind the wheel of any sized vehicle, it is important to drive cautiously and always abide by all driving laws to ensure your safety and the safety of surrounding vehicles, motorists, and pedestrians.
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