Big Rig Truck, Jeep Crash Cunningham and Santa Fe in Merced County
LE GRAND, Calif. (August 31, 2018) — At least one person was injured late Friday morning when a big rig truck collided with a Jeep and then overturned into a ditch at Cunningham Road and Santa Fe Avenue, a California Highway Patrol dispatch report.
The crash took place about 11:29 a.m., sending the big rig truck into the ditch and the Jeep off the roadway as well.
Firefighters and paramedics responded to the scene to help those involved. One person suffered minor injuries in the collision, but it’s unknown if others were also hurt.
The crash remains under investigation by police.
Merced County Crash Investigation
A full investigation into what caused this collision is underway.
We extend our heartfelt prayers to all those injured.
There are many steps that should be taken following a collision, but if you were injured the most important step should be to obtain medical help. If a collision involves a commercial vehicle or a truck, it can be difficult negotiating a fair settlement without the threat of litigation.
We hope you are able to get the help you need, but if you are unable to negotiate a fair settlement, call us at 855-703-4186 to request a free consultation.
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ORIGINAL CHP DISPATCH REPORT
Incident: 00200 Type: Trfc Collision-Minor Inj Location: Cunningham Rd / Santa Fe Ave Loc Desc: Lat/Lon: 37.234048 -120.252806
1:38 PM 12  [Notification] [CHP]-Problem changed from 1183-Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj to 1181-Trfc Collision-Minor Inj [Shared]
12:29 PM 11  A64-003 1185 HD – 2 AXLE TRACTOR WITH 2 BOTTOM DUMP TL’S FULL OF DIRT
12:29 PM 10  1039 ATT #PE4K0F33
12:19 PM 9  A64-003 TRACTOR AND SET OF DBL’S ON THE EAST SIDE OF SANTA FE BTWN RD AND RR TRAX
12:17 PM 8  1039 64-S2
11:52 AM 7  [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 AG TOWING 209-445-8503
11:51 AM 6  A64-003 1185
11:30 AM 5  1039 CDF
11:29 AM 4  1039 RIGGS
11:29 AM 3  SEMI IN A DITCH AND THE JEEP ALSO OFF RDWY
11:29 AM 2  NEG 1125
11:29 AM 1  BIG RIG INTO A JEEP
11:31 AM 10 Unit Assigned
11:31 AM 9 Unit Enroute
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