A man was killed Tuesday, Feb. 21 when his car was struck by a tractor trailer in Springfield Twp., PA. According to WGAL, the man pulled his Honda Civic from State Route 216 onto the Susquehanna Trail and collided with an oncoming tractor trailer. The driver of the Civic was pronounced dead at the scene. The report did include the condition of the tractor trailer driver.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, in truck accidents involving large trucks and other vehicles, 98% of the fatalities occur to the people in the passenger vehicles.
(Photo credit: WGAL.com)