DESERT CENTER, CALIFORNIA (October 26, 2017) – Two semi trucks were involved in a collision on Interstate 10 on Thursday morning, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 5:50 am on the eastbound side of Interstate 10 near Eagle Mountain Road. Two big rigs and a vehicle were involved in a collision for an unknown reason, resulting in one of the big rigs catching on fire.
At least one person was pronounced dead at the scene as a result of the accident. A young child was also injured in the collision, and their condition is unknown at this time. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”