Five Injured in Tractor Trailer Crash in Merriam, Kan.
Five people riding in an SUV were hospitalized, including one man who was listed in critical condition, after their vehicle was involved in a crash with a tractor trailer in Merriam, Kan., on Sunday, March 11. According to Fox4KC.com, Interstate 35 was in both directions after the SUV and a semi hauling coffee creamer were involved in a two-vehicle collision. Three children riding in the SUV were hospitalized, as were two adults, one with injuries described as “critical.”
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.