There was a deadly 18-wheeler accident in Clayton, Louisiana on September 30, 2022. According to reports, an 18-wheeler failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Louisiana Highway 65 and U.S. 425. After entering the intersection, the semi truck was struck by a passenger vehicle. The smaller car became lodged underneath the 18-wheeler, its driver was killed. The victim has been identified as 52 year old Eric Brown. The semi-truck was being driven by Farkhadzhon Khayrulloev, and operated by AST Carriers LLC. The deadly accident remains under investigation at this time.
There have been a number of recent trucking accidents in Texas and Louisiana, resulting in severe injuries and sometimes death. There was a crash between a train and an 18-wheeler in Donaldsonville, Louisiana on September 15, 2022. There was a deadly 18-wheeler accident in Houston, Texas on September 19, 2022. There was a crash between a school bus and an 18-wheeler in Central, Louisiana on September 20, 2022. There was an accident involving an 18-wheeler near Manor, Texas on September 23, 2022. There was an accident involving an 18-wheeler and a school bus in Waller County, Texas on September 26, 2022.
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, including their tires. 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 have previously been involved in similar cases and can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was involved in a trucking accident. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your legal rights.