Man injured in collision with a semi-truck
June 29, 2013
The injured man was driving eastbound on Peach Street before he turned north on Chorro Street and collided with the semi-truck. Police determined the injured man failed to yield the right of way to a Pacific Beverage truck driven by Jose Ramirez-Joropeza from Paso Robles.
Jose Ramirez-Joropeza was not injured in the collision.
San Luis Obispo firefighters extracted the driver of the Thunderbird from his car. He was transferred to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center suffering from significant internal injuries. The injured man’s name is not being released until hospital personnel can notify his family.