Garbage Truck Collision on South Airport Way Left One Person Hurt

MANTECA, CA (April 29, 2022) – Monday morning, a man suffered severe injuries after a truck crash on Yosemite Avenue, police said.

The collision happened around 4:51 a.m. at the intersection of West Yosemite Avenue and South Airport Way.

Furthermore, authorities immediately responded to the scene upon receiving the report about the crash.

Paramedics discovered the victim with significant injuries. Consequently, authorities transported the injured man to a nearby hospital for the treatment of his injuries.

Meanwhile, the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the police.

An active investigation into the crash is underway.

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