There was a crash involving multiple 18-wheelers in Eastland County, Texas on October 28, 2022. The accident occurred on Interstate 20 near mile marker 338. According to reports, a big rig truck was heading eastbound on the interstate, when it cross into the oncoming lanes of traffic. The truck hit a second 18-wheeler that was traveling westbound. A third truck was unable to avoid the first crash, and was also involved. At least one of the trucks caught fire. Multiple people were injured in the crash.
There have been a number of recent trucking accidents in Texas and Louisiana, resulting in severe injuries and sometimes death. There was an 18-wheeler crash on Interstate 45 in Galveston County, Texas on October 22, 2022. There was a fiery 18-wheeler crash in Jefferson County, Texas on October 24, 2022. There was a deadly 18-wheeler crash in Beaumont, Texas on October 25, 2022. There was a crash involving an 18-wheeler and multiple passenger vehicles in Laredo, Texas on October 25, 2022. There was a crash involving an 18-wheeler in Beaumont, Texas on October 28, 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.