18-Year-Old Man Fatally Injured in Box-Truck Collision near Magazine Street
SOLANO COUNTY, CA (January 13, 2023) – Thursday morning, Logan Pendergraft was killed and Javy Martin was hurt in a big-rig crash on Magazine Street.
Authorities responded to the scene around 10:00 a.m., on the westbound lanes of the highway near Magazine Street on January 5th.
Per reports, 27-year-old Martin was driving a Dodge Ram pickup-truck west on I-80 when he veered off the roadway and struck a disabled box truck that was unoccupied on the right shoulder.
Emergency crews arrived and pronounced the passenger of the pickup-truck, 18-year-old Pendergraft dead at the scene. Meanwhile, paramedics took 27-year-old Martin to Northbay Medical Center with minor injuries.
The No. 2 and No. 3 lanes of I-80 were blocked during preliminary duties before they were later reopened by 1:00 p.m. Also, police stated that alcohol was not believed to be a factor in the incident.
At this time, the cause of the crash is still under active investigation.
Sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Logan Pendergraft. Thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.
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