Richard Bartolo Killed; One Injured in Box Truck Crash on Hwy 101 in San Jose, CA

January 9, 2019
Victim's Name(s)
Richard Bartolo
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
California Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Box Truck
Hwy 101
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries (1), undisclosed injuries (1)

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Driver reportedly fell asleep and lost control before the vehicle overturned

Trucking Company’s History

Company handles most of Apple's land based shipping to their headquarters

Trucking Company / Commercial Carrier
SIS Security

What Happened

California Highway Patrol officials are investigating a crash that killed a driver and injured another on Hwy 101 on January 9th, 2019 in San Jose, CA. 64-year-old Richard Bartolo was killed when the vehicle he was a passenger in lost control and overturned. The driver of the vehicle, who reportedly fell asleep at the wheel, suffered undisclosed injuries.

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