Gilroy Man Killed In Semi-Truck Accident
Police have confirmed that a 51-year-old man from Gilroy, CA was killed in an accident on Sunday, September 22nd, 2019.
The investigating officers have reported that the accident took place when the victim slowed down in the eastbound lanes to make a turn in his Toyota. The driver of the semi-truck behind him failed to stop, slamming his big rig into the back of the Toyota. The vehicles were pushed into the westbound lanes were a second collision occurred involving an oncoming Ford.
The driver of the Toyota was killed and the four people in the Ford, including two children, were seriously injured.
The investigation is ongoing, however, officers have stated that alochol or drugs do not appear to be a contributing factor.