September 3, 2014- A big rig carrying scrap metal was involved in a vehicle accident on Highway 152, on Wednesday. The dump truck collision happened in Los Banos, near San Luis Street, at about 1 PM.
The dump truck was traveling west on Highway 152, when the driver, Guillermo Jones, lost control. The vehicle swerved into the grass median and rolled over. The truck’s load of scrap metal spilled out of the rig, and diesel fuel started to leak from the vehicle.
Jones suffered major injuries, and was taken to Memorial Medical Center in Modesto.