June 30, 2015- A big rig collision occurred on southbound Highway 99, in Fresno. The double semi truck accident happened on early Tuesday morning, near the Jensen Avenue exit.
One semi, with a trailer filled with onions, was parked on the shoulder of Hwy 99 south. Another tractor-trailer was traveling on the southbound freeway and smashed into the stopped rig.
Upon impact, the cargo of the vehicles was sent flying all over the roadway. All the lanes of the freeway were closed until crews could clean up the wreckage.
Both semi truck drivers suffered injuries. They were taken by ambulance to local hospitals.