An unidentified man was killed after a fatal collision involving a pickup truck in Denair on Thursday morning, April 22.
According to the initial reports from local authorities, the accident transpired at around 6:00 a.m. on Keyes Road at Downie Road.
An 8-wheel tractor pulled out of a property near the intersection when it suddenly collided with a passing pickup truck.
Due to the severity of the impact, the pickup truck veered off the roadway and crashed into a telephone pole. The pickup truck driver was killed as a result of the crash. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Drugs and alcohol were not suspected to have played a role in the collision. Details about the crash are limited at the moment. The case is currently under investigation.
Fatal Car Accident Statistics
Car accidents can often lead to irreversible and sometimes fatal consequences. All drivers are encouraged to practice responsible driving to avoid this.
Unfortunately, car accidents in the United States are not an uncommon occurrence. Approximately 33,654 fatal motor vehicle crashes were recorded in 2018. Thirty-six thousand five hundred sixty people died that year due to fatal car accidents.
Car accidents are also one of the leading factors of injury deaths in California. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), over 3,304 recorded fatal car accidents in California in 2017. Common reasons why car accidents occur are distracted driving, drunk driving, defective vehicles, and tired drivers.
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