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Florida Road Crash Leaves 7 Dead

Florida Road Crash Leaves 7 Dead

A collision between two big rigs and two passenger vehicles spilled gasoline and sparked a fire on southbound Interstate 75 near Gainesville, Florida, on January 3rd. Six people were killed in the accident. At least eight others were injured.

Now Eight Dead in Greyhound Collision in New Mexico

Now Eight Dead in Greyhound Collision in New Mexico

At least seven passengers died in a collision between a Los Angeles-bound Greyhound bus and a big rig. The crash happened in New Mexico, when the eastbound rig--2017 Freightliner semi-tractor-trailer owned by JAG Transportation out of Fresno, California--blew a tire and struck the westbound bus. At least 49 passengers were aboard. The number for [...]

Mexico Bus Crash Leaves 9 Dead, 7 Injured

Mexico Bus Crash Leaves 9 Dead, 7 Injured

A factory bus collided with a big-rig on a highway connecting Reynosa and Matamoros in Mexico, on May 14. The accident happened when the bus was transporting workers of the Invamex factory while the big-rig was carrying grain. At least 9 people were killed in the accident while 7 others sustained injuries. The police believe that the bus [...]

Driver Had a Coughing Fit; Big Rig Overturned in California

Driver Had a Coughing Fit; Big Rig Overturned in California

A big rig overturned on westbound I-580, near Foothill Road in Pleasanton, California, at around 3:12 a.m. on January 8. California Highway Patrol authorities said the accident happened after the driver blacked out due to a coughing fit. The big rig was transporting 45,000 pounds of beer from Los Angeles at the time. The driver was shifted [...]

Dozens Injured after Tour Bus Collided with Two Big Rigs in southern California

Dozens Injured after Tour Bus Collided with Two Big Rigs in southern California

A tour bus collided with 2 big rigs at the eastbound 60 Freeway of 7th Avenue in Hacienda Heights, southern California, at around 9:42 a.m. on January 7. The accident happened when the bus, operated by Monterey Park-based Bus Limo Express, was taking 19 passengers to Pala Casino, San Diego County. The authorities said a big rig crashed into [...]

Fiery Crash Blocks 101 Freeway in Westlake Village

Fiery Crash Blocks 101 Freeway in Westlake Village

A big rig caught fire after crashing into the center divider on the southbound side of Ventura (101) Freeway at Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village, CA, at about 9 p.m. on June 29. According to CHP Officer Monica Posada, “The big rig was eastbound with an empty trailer and prior to the collision was reported reckless…The driver drifted to [...]