A police cruiser responding to a reported burglary crashed with a dump truck in Lebanon, N.H., on Monday, April 16. According to WMUR.com, the police cruiser was traveling west on Route 4 with its emergency lights on when the eastbound dump truck crossed its path attempting to make a left turn. The trooper driving the police car suffered minor injuries in the accident, but did not require hospitalization.
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.