Semi truck and car collide on Avenue A, 1 injured

A semi truck collided with a car in East Lubbock, both Lubbock Police and firefighters were called to the scene around 6 a.m. on Wednesday in front of the Coca Cola Bottling Plant on Avenue A just off of I-27.

At least one person was seriously injured and was taken to the hospital.

According to Truckaccidents.org,

– About 130,000 individuals are injured each year in truck collisions.

– About 22 percent of all truck accidents result in injuries.

– In most truck accidents (about 70 percent), there are no injuries or deaths—only property damage.