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Tractor-trailer in accident with bus

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A Miami-Date transit bus was making a stop in Hialeah when a semi-tractor trailer hit it from behind, injuring eight people. The eight people were taken to a local hospital and treated for minor injuries; the bus only sustained minor injuries as well. Hialeah police are investigating to determine why the semi bumped the bus.

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Commercial trucks on the highways

Archives, Trucking Accidents

Florida roads have commercial trucks on them all day long.  Someone asked what dangers are associated with these trucks on the roads.  Let me summarize for you.   Big-rigs or semi-trucks require a greater stopping distance than passenger cars.  If a car is following too closely and the truck needs to stop quickly, the car…

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