02-18-09
Truck vs. Truck
I77 at 37mm

It appeared the smaller truck did not see traffic slowing and rear-ended the double tractor trailer.  The driver had minor injuries and was transported to the hospital by ambulance.  Units on scene - Troutman Fire & Rescue, Shepherds Fire Dept, Iredell County EMS, and NC SHP.


Driver ended up against guard rail.


Heavy front end damage.


Front end of truck.


Truck.


Firefighter working with driver.


Checking out what is needed.


Talking with paramedic.


Getting the backboard.


Getting the stretcher ready.


Getting set to come across the guard rail.


Getting the driver fastened to the backboard.


Treatment on scene.


Transporting to the stretcher.


Lifting to get the backboard high enough.


Trooper checking on condition.


Spider pattern on windshield.


Rear end of tractor trailer


Trooper talking to truck driver.

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