May 22, 2012 > Fatal collision in Fremont
Fatal collision in Fremont
Submitted By Fremont PD
The Fremont Police Department was dispatched to a major injury traffic collision on May 18, 2012 at 8:35 a.m. The collision occurred in the 47100 block of Kato Road, in the City of Fremont. The initial investigation revealed the following:
A cement truck driven by a 39-year-old man was travelling northbound on Kato Road. A tractor and flatbed trailer driven by a 51-year-old man was travelling southbound on Kato Road. A boom crane was being carried on the trailer. The two vehicles were involved in a collision.
When officers arrived, they found the 39-year-old driver of the cement truck with a major head injury and unresponsive. Fremont Fire Department personnel responded and declared the driver dead at the scene. The other driver was admitted to a local hospital for minor injuries. Drugs or alcohol did not seem to be a factor in this collision.