Category: tractor-trailer

Witness Needed In Fatal Accident

38-Year-Old Wauchula Man Died Following Foggy Crash By JOAN SEAMANof The Herald-Advocate A potential witness to a fatal crash on Saturday morning is asked to help the Florida Highway Patrol. According to the FHP report of Tpr. Jesse DeBoom, the incident happened shortly before 8 a.m. at the intersection of U.S. 17 and REA Road

Semi-trailer hits truck on U.S. 301

Ronny Adalid Mejia Munguahad a run-in with a Mac truckSaturday evening and lived totell about it.A Florida Highway Patrolinvestigator said Mungua, 25,pulled out in front of the truck,driven by46-year-old MichaelJoseph Bennett at the intersectionof County Road 1471 andU.S. 301. Bennett swerved toavoid plowing into Mungua, butinstead hit the rear of Mungoua’s1996 GMC Jimmy.Bennett’s truck rotated

“Man killed in collision with Publix semi”

LAKELAND — A 23-year-old man was killed and his father seriously injured in an accident early Sunday morning. Lakeland Police say Juan Carvajal, 23, of Kissimmee, was driving a 2006 Ford F150 pickup when he collided with a Publix tractor-trailer. The accident happened at 2850 New Tampa Highway about 12:30 a.m. Police say the tractor-trailer

Flagler deputy injured in traffic accident

A Flagler County sheriff’s deputy responding to a crash on a motorcycle was injured Wednesday when a tractor-trailer struck him in Palm Coast, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said. Sgt. Michael Van Buren, 42, was riding west on Palm Coast Parkway when he collided with a tractor-trailer coming from the northbound Interstate 95 exit ramp, said sheriff’s