A truck driver was seriously injured when his tractor trailer was involved in a crash with a passenger car on Route 24 in Freetown, MA, on Monday, March 5. According to MyFoxBoston.com, the tractor trailer and car were traveling southbound when they collided, causing the tractor trailer to flip and land on top of the median guardrails. The car careened off the road and into a wooded area. The driver of the tractor trailer suffered serious injuries in the crash, while the driver of the car suffered only minor injuries.
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.