At least one person was killed when a passenger car and two tractor trailers were involved in a multiple-vehicle crash in Norman, Okla., on Wednesday, March 21. According to The Norman Transcript, the vehicles were traveling southbound on Interstate 35 when the accident occurred. One of the semis was engulfed in flames after colliding with the car. A second tractor trailer was involved in the accident as well, although damage to that vehicle was minor. According to The Transcript, at least one person died, but details as to which vehicle that person was driving were not available. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is still investigating the crash.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: The United States Department of Transportation estimates that over 500,000 truck accidents occur every year.
(Photo credit: The Norman Transcript)