A man was hit and killed by a big rig on Interstate 5 in Sacramento County after surviving an earlier crash with a big rig.
The Sacramento Bee reports that Dale Stewart, 65, was in a crash with a semitractor-trailer Wednesday when he walked away from his vehicle. He was then struck by a second tractor-trailer and killed.
California Highway Control officials say the man may have been confused when he walked away from the first crash.
CHP has not released the identity of the man.
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