Jack-Knifed Tractor Trailer Injures One in Orange County
A tractor trailer jack-knifed and crashed into another vehicle on Interstate 10 in Orange County, Calif., on Thursday, March 1, sending at least one person to the hospital. According to the Beaumont Enterprise, the accident occurred on I-10 between 16th Street and Simmons Drive when the 18-wheeler buckled, rolled through the median, and crossed the oncoming lanes of traffic.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to TruckInfo.net, California ranks No. 1 among states for truck accidents. Texas, Florida, Georgia and Pennsylvania round out the top five.
(Photo credit: Guiseppe Barranco / BeaumontEnterprise.com)