Hanford, Visalia, Fresno Collision Attorney John L. Rozier has the following accident report; On Friday, July 29, 2016, a semi truck accident took place in Kings County. The big rig crash happened on Highway 41, north of Lemoore, at around 8:37 AM.
A 25-year-old driver from South Carolina, was driving a tractor-trailer hauling cars on State Route 41. The semi drifted off the highway, near Excelsior Avenue. The driver tried to steer back onto the road, but lost control.
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The big rig crashed into a guard rail, and road sign, then fell down an embankment into the dry riverbed of the Kings River.
A male passenger, 22, in the semi sustained injuries. He was airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center, in Fresno.
The driver was not hurt.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.