Trucker Found Dead Inside of Big Rig, Investigation Ongoing
Hesperia, CA – A trucker was found dead inside his big rig parked near a gas station in Hesperia in the early evening hours on Saturday.
According to a report from Victor Valley News, a male truck driver was found deceased in his semi-truck at approximately 5 p.m.
The rig was parked in a dirt lot behind a Chevron gas station located in the 12100 block on Main Street.
Investigators with the Hesperia Police Department (HPD) have not yet released the trucker’s identity.
It is also unclear how long the tractor-trailer had been parked there.
However, according to the report, foul play is not suspected.
The truck was identified as owned by Bensenville, IL-based Kordun Express Inc.
According the the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, the company operates 190 power units and employs 190 drivers.
This is a developing story and TransportationNation.com will continue to monitor it for you.