Deadly Trucking Accident in Lufkin, Texas

by | Nov 27, 2021 | Auto Accident, Wrongful Death

There was a deadly crash involving an 18-wheeler in Lufkin, Texas on November 24, 2021.  The accident occurred near the intersection of Tulane Drive and Timberland Drive.  Reports indicate that an 18-wheeler left the roadway and travelled several hundred yards before crashing into an auto parts store.  The driver was killed in the accident.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by this accident.

There have been a number of recent trucking accidents in Texas and Louisiana, resulting in severe injuries and sometimes death.  There was a deadly 18-wheeler crash in Waverly, Louisiana on November 14, 2021.  There was a deadly 18-wheeler accident near San Antonio, Texas on November 17, 2021.  There was a deadly accident involving an ambulance and semi-truck in Hunt County, Texas on November 17, 2021.  There was a rollover accident involving an 18-wheeler in Falls County, Texas on November 19, 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.  Extra considerations must be made when a dangerous chemical is being transported.

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 to learn more about your legal rights.