Fatal head-on crash of two tractor trailers in Sumter County, GA
On 3/8/05, in Sumter County, Georgia, two tractor trailers collided a little before 10 AM. Police say one truck was heading north on Highway 377 and crossed the center line. It crashed into another tractor trailer that was heading southbound killing the driver of that second vehicle. See news story. It is unclear in the news story what role excessive speed, fatigue, etc., may have had in causing the crash.
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