Driver Killed in Montgomery Creek, CA, Truck Rollover Accident
Montgomery Creek, CA -- May 12, 2017, a truck driver was fatally injured due to an accident in which his truck overturned on Highway 299.
The California State Highway Patrol came out to the accident scene at around 4:20 a.m. in the eastern area of town.
Preliminary investigations indicate that a man was driving an 18-wheeler hauling dairy product along the westbound lanes of the highway. For reasons which police have not yet determined, the truck lost control and overturned. In the process, the driver was ejected from the vehicle.
Due to the severity of his injuries, the truck driver died at the scene. No other injuries occurred.
The exact factors surrounding the accident have not yet been confirmed. Investigations are ongoing.
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