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July 16, 2013

Semi accident in Martin County

WASHINGTON — On Wednesday at 1:45 p.m. Martin County officers were called to investigate an inverted semi on US 150 near Panhandle Road. Upon investigation, officers concluded the accident was a result of break failure, unsafe speed, and wet road conditions.

Larry Snyder, 53, Fredericksburg, lost control of the 2007 Levitt’s Freight Service Inc., Freightliner and went off the south side of the roadway and rolled the semi onto its left side before sliding down the embankment and striking three highway signs before coming to a stop. 

 

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