CAMPO, CA – A crash this afternoon in Campo led to the death of a woman operating a tractor-trailer that was hauling a water tank, according to the Times of San Diego.
The accident occurred on State Route 94, near Buckman Springs Road, at about 12:05 p.m., when the truck rolled over onto its side.
The cab of the semi-truck was smashed in, trapping the driver inside the vehicle. About an hour after the crash, at about 1 p.m., the driver’s body was recovered from the vehicle.
Her identity has yet to be released.
No other injuries were reported in the crash.
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