The truck driver was only 26.
A truck driver lost his life in Minnesota over the weekend when he braked suddenly and caused a load shift that proved to be fatal.
The incident happened in Oakdale, Minnesota, around 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, according to KSTP.
Minnesota State Police say that 26 year old semi truck driver Nelson Masse was hauling a load of steel beams southbound on I-694 when he braked suddenly. As he braked, the load of steel beams shifted and penetrated the cab of the truck.