A woman was seriously injured when her pickup truck crashed into a tanker truck in Florence Twp., Ohio, on Tuesday, March 27. According to The Chronicle-Telegram, the accident occurred at the intersection of Mason and Joppa roads. The pickup truck was traveling north when it reportedly failed to yield at a stop sign and crashed into the tanker truck. The tanker flipped on its side and slid into a ditch, while the pickup careened off the road. The driver of the tanker suffered minor injuries, but the passenger of the car was airlifted to a medical facility with serious 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.