Car, Tractor Trailer Collide Head-On in Wichita
The driver of a passenger car was hospitalized in critical condition after his vehicle crashed head-on with a semi tractor trailer in Wichita, Kan., on Tuesday, March 13. A report by KWCH.com states that the two vehicles collided on South Hydraulic Street in Wichita, forcing a closure of the road between 61st and 68th streets. The driver of the car was taken to a nearby medical facility and listed in critical condition. The driver of the truck was not hurt in the accident.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to TruckAccidents.org, truck accidents cause 2.3 deaths and 60.5 injuries for every 100 million miles that trucks drive on U.S. road ways.
(Photo credit: George Taylor / KWCH.com)