Pedestrian Struck by 18-Wheeler in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

by | Oct 22, 2022 | Auto Accident, Wrongful Death

There was a deadly 18-wheeler accident in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on October 20, 2022.  According to reports, an 18-wheeler hit a pedestrian who was walking across O’Neal Lane at Florida Boulevard.  The pedestrian was killed as a result.  The cause of the accident remains under investigation.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by this deadly collision.

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 accident in Lubbock, Texas on October 10, 2022.  There was a crash between a train and an 18-wheeler in Mumford, Texas on October 10, 2022.  There was an 18-wheeler crash in San Antonio, Texas on October 17, 2022. There was a deadly truck crash in El Paso, Texas on October 18, 2022.  A pedestrian was killed by a semi truck in Houston, Texas on October 18, 2022.  There was a deadly 18-wheeler crash in Azle, Texas on October 20, 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.