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News: Trucker driver fatally collides with another truck on I-10

Posted on Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 at 9:05 pm    

SUTTON COUNTY, TX – A semi-truck driver fatally collided with another semi-truck Monday, according to Fox West Texas.

Mandeep Singh was driving a semi-truck on eastbound I-10 when he hit a guardrail. Singh then entered the eastbound lanes of I-10 and collided with a semi-truck operated by Yuniel MaximoEscalona, 32. Escalona was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the collision.

Justice of the Peace Joseph Harris pronounced Escalona dead at the scene of the wreck around 5:20 a.m.

Singh was not injured in the incident. It is unclear if he will be charged in connection with the incident.

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