Driver Pronounced Dead after Big-Rig Collision on Pepper Avenue

COLTON, CA (December 28, 2021) – Sunday evening, one man was killed in a deadly semi-truck accident on Interstate 10.

Officers responded to the incident along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 and Pepper Avenue.

Upon arrival, crews located a silver sedan that rear-ended an oversized big-rig on the right shoulder.

Due to the impact of the collision, the responding medical personnel pronounced the sedan driver dead at the scene. Although, authorities have not yet released his identity.

At this time, police continue to investigate the cause of the fatal semi-truck accident on Interstate 10.

Because of their sheer size, large vehicles, like semi-trucks and trailers, increase the risk of a crash. If you’re driving one, always be mindful of your vehicle’s large height and weight. Maintain your travel lane and follow the speed limit. Also, adjust accordingly to give way for lane changes and other vehicles.


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