Collision between two dump trucks, both drivers dead.

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  1. upnorth

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    Sugarfoot " I'm just a truck driver "

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    WOW ! Neither Driver had their seatbelt on ! What was the speed, rear drive axle of tractor torn completely off !
     
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    That is a 62mph highway. The older driver either misjudged the oncoming truck, or didn't see it at all. I drove the highway last night, the skid marks are maybe 10 feet long at most.... he didn't slow down very much.
     
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