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Tractor-trailer accident closes lanes on I-80 in Baker
Baker officials said that an accident with a semi-truck resulted in serious injuries Wednesday morning. At around 7:00am a delivery truck and a tractor-trailer were involved in a collision and is still being investigated. Both vehicles were heavily damaged but the delivery truck was unrecognizable. The accident was severe enough several lanes of traffic were closed for a period of time. The drivers were rushed to a local hospital and are expected to recover.
No more information is currently available and the investigation is ongoing.
October 19, 2022
According to statistics, fatal truck collisions accounted for nearly 8% of traffic deaths in Nevada.
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