Driver pulled from vehicle after San Antonio tractor-trailer crash
SAN ANTONIO, TX – Officials with the San Antonio Fire Department rescued a driver using the jaws of life following a collision involving an 18-wheeler Monday night.
According to KSAT, the incident occurred within the 10900 block of Applewhite Road, near Palo Alto Road and Loop 410. Police believe the driver crossed the center line and hit the 18-wheeler in the oncoming lane.
The unidentified driver was transported to a local hospital to be treated for injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening at this time.
An investigation into what may have caused the driver to veer into oncoming traffic is underway. We will provide any pertinent updates regarding this incident as they are made available.
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