David Chmielewski Injured in Rollover Accident in Brandsvold Township, MN
Brandsvold Township, MN -- October 11, 2022, David Chmielewski was injured following an accident where a truck crashed and overturned.
Investigators reported that the incident happened at around 3:30 p.m. along 350th Avenue in the area of Fosston.
According to Polk County officials, 66-year-old David Chmielewski was in a semi-truck traveling along 350th Avenue. The wheels of the truck somehow went off-road, and the truck went into a ditch and overturned.
Due to the crash, Chmielewski sustained serious injuries. Additional details are unavailable at this time.
Commentary on David Chmielewski Rollover Accident in Brandsvold Township
When it comes to situations like this, folks don't always understand just how complex the investigations can get. It isn't always just about the cause of the crash itself. The cause of the injuries can also make things rather challenging.
For example, semi-truck rollovers are particularly challenging due to the fact that many trucks simply aren't built properly. There are rollovers which should be relatively minor, but the cabins crumple far too easily due to manufacturers refusing to install the necessary features to keep the drivers safe. That can mean that regardless of what causes a crash, a safety issue can actually be responsible for a driver's serious or fatal injuries. Could it be that something like that happened here?