There was a deadly crash involving an 18-wheeler in Guadalupe County, Texas on September 9, 2021. The accident happened on Interstate 10 near Seguin, Texas. During the crash, the18-wheeler experienced a tire blow out before losing control. The truck left the roadway and went down an embankment at I-10 and FM 725. The truck then caught fire. The driver of the 18-wheeler was transported to a hospital in San Antonio for medical treatment. A passenger in the truck was pronounced dead at the scene.
There have been a number of recent trucking accidents in Texas and Louisiana, resulting in severe injuries and sometimes death. There was a deadly accident in Seguin, Texas on August 26, 2021. There was a violent collision between an 18-wheeler and a train in Luling, Texas on August 29, 2021. There was an accident involving an 18-wheeler in Manvel, Texas on August 30, 2021. There was a deadly accident between a pedestrian and an 18-wheeler in Robinson, Texas on August 31, 2021. There was a deadly accident involving an 18-wheeler in Evangeline Parish, Louisiana on September 7, 2021. There was a deadly accident involving an 18-wheeler and multiple other vehicles in Bee County, Texas on September 7, 2021.
Safe trucking companies must take adequate precautions to ensure that their drivers do not severely injure or kill members of the public in a trucking accident. Industry standards require trucking companies to regularly inspect their equipment. Safe companies must also supervise their driver to ensure that the company’s policies and procedures have been followed.
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 accident attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was involved in an accident. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your legal rights.