Houston, Texas 18-Wheeler Accident

by | Nov 21, 2020 | Auto Accident, Personal Injury

On Wednesday afternoon, there was a crash between an 18-wheeler and a pickup truck in Houston, Texas.  Early reports indicate the 18-wheeler was traveling from the North Loop westbound to Highway 59 northbound when it crashed, and fell on top of a pickup truck located beside it.  At least one person was taken to a hospital following the accident.  By law, the driver of the 18-wheeler was required to travel at a safe rate of speed, and be aware of the surrounding traffic.  It is unclear at this time as to what caused this accident.

According to the Texas Department of Transportation, in 2019 there were 3,610 deaths on Texas roads.  Another 256,338 persons were injured in motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2019.

Spagnoletti Law Firm has attorneys licensed in Texas, Florida, and New York.  We have handled numerous cases involving 18-wheeler accidents in both federal and state court across the country.  Our attorneys have extensive experience and the skills needed to aggressively represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or been seriously injured in a trucking or commercial vehicle accident.  The experienced 18-wheeler crash attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a involved in an accident. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or to learn more about your legal rights.