The driver of an SUV suffered minor injuries when a tractor trailer slammed into the back of his vehicle in Cranberry Twp., PA., on Friday, March 23. According to WPXI.com, the driver of the SUV was traveling on the Pennsylvania Turnpike when he swerved to avoid an object that had fallen from a pickup truck. The tractor trailer was driving in the next lane and was unable to avoid the collision.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to TruckingInfo.net, injuries sustained in a motor vehicle or truck accident may not present for months, even years, following an accident. Medical research indicates that the delay of injury symptoms is the norm; approximately 75% of accident victims remain symptomatic for a minimum of six months after an accident.