In 1971 J. Standard Baker Quoted " Drivers Towing Trailers  Are Four (4) Times As Unsafe As Those In Cars Alone! 

Salt water trailer comes loose, crashes into building on Hwy 7 WestMon, 02/03/2020 - 3:21pm
Trailer crashes into former B&B Tackle and Grocery structure
Mike Elswick

No injuries were reported Monday afternoon when a trailer reportedly carrying salt water came loose from the truck towing it at the intersection of CR 1211 and Texas Highway 7 West in the Aiken community.

The trailer tore into the side of the former B&B Tackle and Grocery building at the intersection. The trailer was being towed by a Ford F-550 flatbed truck when the wreck took place.

Considerable damage was reported to the building but officials reported no one was inside at the time. Among those responding was the West Shelby County Volunteer Fire Department, Shelby County Sheriff, an Allegiance EMS crew, DPS and volunteers from the Center Fire Department.

While an ambulance was distpatched no one was transported for medical attention, officials said. The truck only received minor damage.

Why did the trailer come loose?

What failed?

What Safety System did not work?

What is the make and model?

How many of this type are on the roads?


Why are so many people against us for asking public safety concerns? 

Over 500 will die in 2020! By These loose trailers that hit people and vehicles instead of empty buildings.