Kulwinder Singh Seriously Injured, Amanpreet Singh Killed in Highway 58 Crash
KRAMER JUNCTION, San Bernardino County (May 17, 2018) – A big rig crash on Highway 58 killed one person and injured three others early Thursday morning, according to The Daily Press.
The accident took place at 3:28 a.m., just east of the intersection with Highway 395.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol said 25-year-old Amanpreet Singh was driving a 2015 white Volvo tractor-trailer east on Highway 58 when for an unknown reason the Fresno resident veered into oncoming traffic.
2 Others Hurt in Big Rig Crash on Highway 58
The Volvo then collided head-on with a 2018 Freightliner that was traveling in the westbound lane at the time.
Amanpreet Singh died at the scene. A passenger in the sleeper berth of the Volvo, 32-year-old Yuba City resident Kulwinder Singh, was flown to Loma Linda University Medical Center with major injuries.
Meanwhile, the two occupants of the Freightliner were rushed to Barstow Community Hospital to be treated for moderate injuries. The cause of the incident remains under investigation.
San Bernardino County Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in the deadly crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Why did the operator of the Volvo truck swerve into the opposite lane? Was there any mechanical issue with the Volvo? Was the driver of that tractor-trailer reckless or negligent at some point?
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to speak with our experienced San Bernardino County personal injury lawyer to assist you in proceeding on with your case. We will answer all your questions and guide you every step of the way. Give Johnson Attorneys Group a call today at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation.
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