Man Killed in Highway 1 CrashJuly 18, 2012 · Ernst Law Group · Blog - San Luis Obispo Traffic Category · Comments Off on Man Killed in Highway 1 Crash
Jason Maguire was identified as the man killed on Saturday in a traffic collision on the Nipomo Mesa. Maguire, who had just moved from Arizona, was driving his Saab southbound on highway one when he struck a semi-truck that had broken down in the middle of the road. He was pronounced dead at the scene and the CHP is investigating the crash.
The CHP said that the driver of the big rig had done everything that he could to alert drivers of his presence and had successful warned many drivers. Reports say that he saw Mr. Maguire and waved his arms to try and get him to stop, but he was not successful. Mr. Maguire crashed into the semi-truck traveling at speeds of around sixty miles per hour. The car hit the left side of the truck, went under the trailer, and left the road crashing into a natural gas pipeline. No one was injured due to the leak.
This story highlights the importance of vigilance when driving at night. Driving is always dangerous, but when visibility is low, one must use caution to keep themselves and others safe.
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