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Semi-truck crashes into power pole in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE, CA – A semi-truck collided with a power pole this morning in Oceanside. According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at 742 Hardell Lane at around 11:13 a.m.

The semi-truck lost control of the vehicle for unknown reasons and crashed into a power pole. The power pole was a utility line, but it’s unclear if any electricity went down as a result.

The authorities did close Hardell Lane for cleanup. No injuries were reported in the accident.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Semi-truck overturns in Imperial Valley

IMPERIAL VALLEY, CA – A semi-truck overturned yesterday afternoon in Imperial Valley. According to Caltrans San Diego, the collision occurred on State Route 78 east of State Route 111 at around 4:34 p.m.

No details on how the crash happened have been released at this time. We can confirm that all eastbound and westbound lanes were closed for about two hours for investigation and cleanup. It’s not clear if any was injured in the collision.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Semi-truck loses tire, causing accident in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE, CA – The California Highway Patrol reported that a passenger vehicle and a semi-truck were involved in a collision in Oceanside this morning. According to the traffic report, the accident occurred on northbound Interstate 5 near Trails State Beach at around 8:10 a.m.

When the police first arrived at the scene, they found a white van stopped in the left lane and assumed it was a one-vehicle crash. However, a witness told the authorities that a semi-truck had been involved in the collision. The semi-truck was found a little further down the roadway.

According to the woman in the white van, a wheel came off of the semi-truck and hit her vehicle, causing her to crash into the center divide. It’s unclear if anyone was injured in the collision.

Passenger vehicle collides with Amazon Prime truck in National City

NATIONAL CITY, CA – According to the California Highway Patrol’s accident logs, a passenger vehicle collided with an Amazon Prime delivery truck in National City this morning. The collision occurred at 1400 Cleveland Road at around 7:29 a.m.

No details on the crash have been released at this time. We can confirm that a black Subaru collided with the delivery truck. Authorities say it’s possible that the Subaru came from off the road.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Reckless drivers hits truck on I-15 in Temecula

SAN DIEGO, CA – A reckless driver forcefully struck a tractor-trailer on Interstate 15 in Temecula on Thursday morning, according to California Highway Patrol.

The driver of the tractor-trailer reported to police that his truck was struck “really hard” in the rear by an SUV in the southbound lanes. The accident happened at about 5 a.m. near the exit for Clinton Keith ROAD.

The impact scattered debris in the travel lanes. The truck driver pulled to the righthand side, as did the white SUV. The SUV then started smoking from its engine.

An ambulance was called to the scene, however, injuries have not been confirmed.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Sedan crashes into semi-truck and flips on I-15

SAN DIEGO, CA – A sedan and a semi-truck collided early this morning in San Diego. According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred on Interstate 15 near Rancho Bernardo Road at around 4:48 a.m. A small, dark-colored sedan was traveling northbound on I-15 when they crashed into a semi-truck and flipped over.

The driver of the semi-truck was uninjured in the crash. The driver of the sedan sustained unknown injuries and was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital for treatment.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Truck hits dump truck in Oceanside Thursday

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pickup truck struck a dump truck in an accident in Oceanside on Thursday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash happened in a residential area of 5900 block of Rancho Diegueno Road at about 11:15 p.m. The 2002 Chevrolet Silverado collided with a dump truck after the dump truck lost its trailer.

No one was injured in the two-vehicle crash.

More information has not been released at this time, including why the dump truck lost its trailer or if that incident was a factor in the crash. We will update this story should more information become available.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Sedan and big rig involved in SR-78 collision

SAN DIEGO, CA – A sedan and a big rig were involved in an accident this morning in San Diego. According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred on State Route 78 near Old Milky Way at around 9:27 a.m. At this time, it’s unclear what led to the crash, but we can confirm that no one was injured in the collision.

No further information has been released at this time. Our team will monitor the situation and post an update if any new details become available.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Truck driver heard calling for help after crash in El Cajon

EL CAJON, CA – A tractor-trailer accident was reported when a passerby heard someone calling for help and found the truck overturned in a ditch on I-8 east of Alpine.

According to CHP, the truck overturned in a ditch on the righthand side of the freeway near East Victoria Drive at about 4:29 a.m. on Thursday morning. The trailer was destroyed in the accident.

The box trailer had been carrying paper products which blew across the travel lanes following the crash, necessitating closing a freeway lane for several hours for cleanup.

An ambulance was called to the scene but injuries have not been confirmed.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Box truck overturns on I-8

SAN DIEGO, CA – An Enterprise box truck crash and overturned on Interstate 8 on Monday morning in El Cajon.

According to CHP, the truck was in the fast lane. The vehicle was reported to have been swerving in and out of its lane at about 10 a.m. just a couple minutes before the driver lost control and the vehicle turned on its side then all the way over. Finally, the vehicle went down an embankment.

The crash necessitated closing one lane while the truck was recovered.

An ambulance was called the scene of the single-vehicle crash, but injuries have not been confirmed.

We will update this story should more information become available.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

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