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How Much Damage Can A Sleepy Trucker Cause?

Large powerful engines, gigantic trailers, and tons of cargo make semi-trucks some of the most dangerous vehicles on the road. Their size can carry several risks for cars on the road near them, so the drivers of these vehicles have to be extra cautious while hauling a load. However, drivers can be pushed too far and accidents can happen… How Much Damage Can A Sleepy Trucker Cause? It was early on November 30th when a truck driver out of Fresno, California was hauling a load along eastbound Interstate 10. Authorities aren’t clear on how long this Fresno man had been behind the wheel, but at around 5:08 a.m. near mile marker 83, the man fell asleep at the wheel. He immediately went off road, woke up and tried to correct his course. The sudden movement was too much for the vehicle, and the 18-wheeler overturned and crashed across all the…
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