Walter Mendoza Injured in Truck Accident on 5 near County Road 57 in Willows
Glenn County, California (October 12, 2022) – 21-year-old Walter Mendoza was injured in a truck accident that happened earlier this month in Willows, Glen County.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened on October 4 on Interstate 5 near County Road 57.
Mendoza was driving a Freightliner semi-truck southbound on the freeway when he swerved to avoid a vehicle that had slowed down ahead of him.
The Freightliner ended up colliding with another car driven by 34-year-old Hector Delgado, of Sacramento.
The Freightliner overturned after the collision and was struck by a northbound Volvo semi-truck driven by Rana Mehdi, 34, of Sacramento.
Mendoza was injured in the crash and was transported to the hospital for treatment.
More details about the accident was not provided.
An investigation into the accident is underway.