It’s surprising this hasn’t happened long before now. Our system is, and has been, seriously broken in the trucking industry for some time.
What a maddening, horrible, awful and completely foreseeable thing this was.
Driver: Rogel Lazaro Aguilera-Mederos, a 23 year old Cuban in the United States on a visa, with a valid CDL and a limited grasp of the English language.
Carrier he was driving for: Castellano 03 Trucking LLC U.S. DOT# 3029296
12010 Fork Creek Dr., Houston, TX
Name: Yaimy Galan
CSA Profile for Castellano 03 Trucking LLC
Vehicle Maintenance on CSA
(Possible) plate # R375344 VIN – 1FUJBBCG74LM405242004 – 2004 FreightlinerST120 (This is one of the carrier’s trucks; whether it was the one involved is still in question.) This plate received the following tickets:
This is the registration address of the Castellano 03 trucking company:
Original dashcam of driver missing runaway ramp: https://www.facebook.com/olvera.pedro.1/videos/869226736743573/