Truck driver loses control, big rig rolls over on I-8

El Centro

Truck driver loses control, big rig rolls over on I-8

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EL CENTRO, Calif. (KSWT News 13) - A trucker is in serious condition after he lost control and rolled his big-rig along I-8 near Route 115 early this morning.

California Highway Patrol tells us 56-year-old Robert Tovar, of Yuma, had to be airlifted to a San Diego hospital where doctors could treat him for major head injuries.

The crash caused traffic to be backed up for about three hours.

Officers say no one else was injured.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.


 

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