Fatal Tractor-Trailer Crash on Highway 395 near Coso Junction
OLANCHA, CA (February 13, 2020) – One person died and another suffered injuries in a tractor-trailer crash on Highway 395, Thursday afternoon.
As per reports, the incident happened at about 2:00 PM. A 4-door sedan pulled out in front of a tractor-trailer near Coso Junction. The impact caused the car to overturn in the center divider.
Emergency responders pronounced one victim dead at the scene. Authorities withheld the identity of the victim, pending notification of next of kin. Meanwhile, another victim sustained injuries in the crash. It is unknown whether or not the injured victim needed hospitalization.
Officials continue to investigate the cause of the fatal crash. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of the victim.
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