1 Injured in Semi-truck Accident in Kendall County, TX on Interstate 10
Kendall County, TX -- January 22, 2020, One person was injured in an accident involving a tractor-trailer.
The events under consideration occurred around 2:30 pm on Interstate Highway 10.
Information from official sources alleges that a Dodge Dakota was merging onto the highway when the Freightliner semi-truck attempted to move from the left lane into the right. The Dakota then lost control and swerved in front of the Freightliner, leading it to strike the Dakota on its left side.
Emergency responders transported the driver of the Dakota to a nearby hospital for treatment of incapacitating injuries.
Police indicated their view that illness and unsafe speed on the part of the Dakota's driver may have been contributing factors.
No charges have been announced.