The driver of a truck reportedly passed out while his rig was stopped at an intersection in High Point, N.C., and his vehicle struck five cars on Wednesday, April 18. According to DigTriad.com, the truck was stopped at the intersection of Lexington and North Main streets when the driver lost consciousness. His truck rolled into the intersection, hit five cars, and pushed one of them into a building. Three people were treated for minor injuries as a result of the accident.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to TruckAccidents.org, truck accidents cause 2.3 deaths and 60.5 injuries for every 100 million miles that trucks drive on U.S. road ways.
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