Batavia, NY – Fuel Truck Overturns While Avoiding Crash on Route 33
Batavia, NY (October 8, 2018) – While attempting to avoid a collision that took place between a van and an SUV on Route 33 Monday afternoon, October 8, a big rig driver overturned his vehicle causing a large oil spill. The exact time that the crash occurred was not specified, but it was stated that crash happened at or near the intersection of Route 33 and Wortendyke Road.
According to police, the truck driver was attempting to avoid a second accident that had recently occurred in the same area. Diesel fuel was spilled from the truck during the accident, however, responders were able to quickly clean it up upon their arrival. The condition of the truck driver has not been specified.
Furthermore, the driver of the SUV involved in the first crash was reported to have suffered injuries. The cause of the crash between the SUV and the van is currently under investigation by authorities.
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