Turlock, CA- Truck Driver Injured After Big Rig Crashed Off Highway 99
A big rig crashed off Highway 99 and landed on the roadway below in Turlock, CA early Monday morning, July 22, 2019. The driver of the truck was identified as Ricardo Cinco, 52, a resident of Atwater. According to Cinco, he fell asleep while driving the truck northbound on the highway, as he was about to enter Fulkerth Road undercrossing a few minutes before 2:30 am. The truck then started to travel off the roadway about 500 feet before Fulkerth and took out about 200 of guardrail in its trajectory to the roadway below. Despite the force of the collision and being temporarily pinned inside the truck, Cinco only sustained minor injuries in the crash.
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