Fiery 18-Wheeler Crash in Jefferson County, Texas

by | Oct 26, 2022 | Auto Accident, Personal Injury

There was a fiery 18-wheeler crash in Jefferson County, Texas on October 24, 2022.  The crash occurred on FM 365 at Labelle Road.  According to reports, an SUV was attempting to make a turn into a private driveway when it was struck by an 18-wheeler.  The SUV caught fire after the collision.  The driver of the SUV was injured and taken to CHRISTUS St. Elizabeth Hospital for treatment.

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 hit and run accident in Houston, Texas on October 20, 2022.  There was a deadly accident involving multiple 18-wheelers near Vega, Texas on October 21, 2022.  There was an 18-wheeler crash on Interstate 45 in Galveston County, Texas on October 22, 2022.  There was a deadly 18-wheeler crash in Beaumont, Texas on October 25, 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 to learn more about your legal rights.