Riverside, CA – 2 Hurt in 2-Truck Crash on I-215 Fwy at MLK Blvd

Riverside, CA (March 24, 2020) – Authorities stated that two people were injured following a collision between two large trucks that took place on Tuesday morning, March 24th. The accident was reported between a tractor-trailer and a large box truck along Interstate 215 in Riverside at around 6:32 a.m.

According to officers with the California Highway Patrol, the two trucks collided on the freeway near Martin Luther King Boulevard. A SigAlert was issued at about 6:45 a.m. and emergency responders descended upon the scene to assist all those involved.

Officials stated that two people suffered various injuries and were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. The cause of the collision remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Trucking Accidents in California

According to some of the most current studies, trucking accidents in California are most commonly triggered by factors such as incorrect weight distribution, high speeds, and driver fatigue. Many truck drivers are forced to drive as many hours as possible each day and even the slightest bit of inattention can quickly cause a severe collision. Furthermore, the size and power of such extremely large vehicles greatly increase the severity of a sudden crash.

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