Big Rig Hits Stockton Power Pole

Big Rig Hits Stockton Power Pole

Big Rig Hits Stockton Power Pole

Big Rig Hits Stockton Power Pole

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton truck accident lawyer. During the morning commute of Friday, May 13, 2016 a trucker crashed his big rig into a power pole on a Stockton road.

What Happened? 

Somehow the operator of a big rig collided with a power pole. His truck ended up coming to a rest on its side. The road was blocked while crews worked to clear the truck off the roadway.

Where Did the Big Rig Collision Happen?

The big rig hit the power pole along West Eight Mile Road in the area of King Island. This area is located in Stockton and within San Joaquin County.

Was the Big Rig Driver Injured?

No information as to the condition of the driver of the big rig was available. No other motorists were involved in the crash.

What Caused the Collision?

Information as to the cause of this crash is under investigation. It generally takes seven to ten days for the investigating agency to prepare a traffic collision report.

Common Causes of Trucking Accidents

There are a number of causes of trucking accidents. A truck that jackknifes can be catastrophic and serious. Regardless of whether the truck collision is caused by drowsy driving, speeding, brake malfunction, improperly loaded cargo, a blown tire, inclement weather, etc. a jackknifing truck can cause a huge amount of property damage, catastrophic injuries, and even death.

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