SUISUN CITY, CA - A collision between two big rigs in Suisun City Tuesday morning closed westbound Highway 12 for more than 14 hours Tuesday.
According to Sgt. Daniel Healy with the Suisun City Police Department, at approximately 5. a.m., one of the trucks hit the back of another rig as they were traveling on westbound 12 at Emperor Drive.
Emergency responders declared the driver of the truck that hit the one ahead dead at the scene, Healy said. The other driver was treated for minor injuries at NorthBay Medical Center and released.
Westbound 12 from Walters Road to Emperor Drive was expected to be closed for the investigation and cargo and debris clean-up until at least 11:30 a.m. However, the CHP reopened the highway to traffic around 7:30 p.m.