Wet weather is believed to have contributed to a crash involving a passenger car and a semi tractor truck in Washington Twp., Ohio, on Friday, Feb. 17. According to WHIOTV.com, Ohio State Police report that a Camaro was merging onto Interstate 675 when it slammed into a tractor trailer traveling northbound just south of Dayton. Both people in the passenger car required treatment at a local hospital.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to TruckInjuries.com, about 27 percent of drivers of large trucks involved in a fatal truck accident had at least one prior speeding conviction. By contrast, 19 percent of drivers of passenger cars involved in a fatal crash committed previous speeding infractions.
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