Merced Semi-Truck Accident Leaves One Person Injured On State Route 152 By Cozzi Avenue
MERCED, CALIFORNIA (September 30, 2019) – At least one person was injured when two semi-trucks collided on State Route 152 by Cozzi Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 2:17 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation the semi-trucks collided.
Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victim. An investigation into the semi-truck accident remains ongoing at this time.
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