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South Carolina pickup truck driver crashes into a tree and dies

When a driver is operating a large truck for either commercial or recreation purposes, the margin for error is small. This is because the impact of a heavy truck collision can cause very serious injuries or even death.  Local police in Fairfield…
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North Dakota pickup trucks collide with deadly results near Bismarck

Fatalities are common in motor vehicle accidents where a driver gets on a highway going the wrong way at a high rate of speed.  A severe truck collision near Bismarck, North Dakota resulted in the death of one individual and several other…
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Oregon utility truck driver dies after his vehicle falls into a stream

A truck collision in a rural part of Lincoln County, Oregon took the life of a 23 year old man from Eugene.  Utility truck crashes on a roadside and falls into the water below The incident occurred on a part of Interstate Highway 20 that…
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Las Vegas men stole a truck and crashed it in a residential area

The Las Vegas Metro Police responded to a situation where a pickup truck crashed into a house in the western part of the city.  Stolen pickup truck crashes into the side of a home When emergency crews arrived, they found the truck in…
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Iowa City woman dies after a dump truck hits her vehicle from behind

Most drivers assume that if another vehicle rear ends them, the other driver is automatically at fault. While this may generally be true, it is still important to understand how the negligence laws work in your state and seek legal help to avoid…
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Tallahassee driver loses control of his pickup truck and flips over on the side of a highway

Sometimes just a small mistake one the roads can become very serious. Motor vehicle accidents account for several thousand deaths in the U.S. every year.  Local news for Tallahassee reported on a truck accident in nearby Suwannee County…
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Baton Rouge trucker kills a child stuck inside of a damaged vehicle

A driver was arrested in Baton Rouge, Louisiana for driving his box truck into another vehicle and killing a child inside.  Truck driver hits a disabled car and causes injuries and one death The Louisiana State Police responded to U.S.…
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North Carolina truck drivers died after hitting each other head on

A fatal truck crash in Garner, North Carolina involved a pickup and a commercial garbage truck.  Two trucks crash on Interstate 40 The accident happened on Interstate 40 eastbound at mile marker 309 near U.S. Route 70. Police believe…
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Nashville dump truck driver strikes and kills a student who was crossing the street

Walking through cities and metro areas always carries a certain level of danger, because it is possible that a driver may not be paying attention and hit a pedestrian.  A Vanderbilt University graduate student was killed during an accident…
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New York State Police find a deceased truck driver at a crash site near Syracuse

A truck accident near Syracuse, New York resulted in the death of the vehicle’s driver while he was working.  Rescue crews respond to find a truck that crashed into part of a bridge and one victim  Police believe the incident happened…
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El Paso truck collision on Interstate 10 results in fire department workers clearing the area for hours

An accident involving a semi truck that rolled over also blocked traffic for several hours on Interstate Highway 10 near El Paso, Texas.  Semi truck crashes and blocks highway traffic in both directions The incident began just before…
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Milwaukee area truck driver was killed by a semi while trying to clear a highway and save an animal

Some drivers end up in a bad situation merely by trying to offer help. A tow truck driver was killed by a semi driver who struck him while he was trying to rescue a turtle on a highway in Racine, Wisconsin.  Truck driver is remembered by…
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New Mexico highway was the scene of two truck accidents within hours

Highways are where most truck accidents happen, and this setting can also be disastrous because of the high speeds and density of vehicles on large highway roads. The Albuquerque, New Mexico area experienced two truck accidents in the same…
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Trailer going through New Jersey crashed and several horses died afterward

Some accidents result in damage to cargo that is very valuable or impossible to replace.  A truck collision in New Jersey made national headlines when the accident caused a fire and killed several prized horses.  Turnpike accident injures…
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Fayetteville truckers fall into a creek and are lucky to survive

Some drivers make very costly mistakes while operating large commercial or industrial vehicles.  A truck accident in Fayetteville, Arkansas resulted in injuries to two people who fell into a creek.  Fire department finds an overturned…
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San Antonio hit and run truck accident causes one death and prompts an investigation

Local news for San Antonio reported on a fatal truck accident involving a driver getting rear ended on Interstate Highway 10 and a suspect who fled the area. Trucker drives into the rear of a vehicle then leaves the scene At approximately…
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Austin truck accident results in the death of a driver on a highway intersection

Drivers always need to be careful around much larger trucks because a collision can be a serious matter. Law enforcement was able to identify one victim who died in a truck crash in Travis County, just outside the city of Austin, Texas. Car…
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New Hampshire highway was chaotic after a truck driver crashed into several motorcycles

An accident scene became chaotic in Randolph, New Hampshire when a pickup truck collided with multiple vehicles and several motorcycles.  The truck crash happened on U.S. Highway 2 on a Friday night. This section of roadway is about a three…
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Montana ATV driver is killed by a logging truck on highway

A truck collision in Flathead County, Montana resulted in one person being hospitalized and the death of another.  Logging truck hits much smaller ATV on Highway 2 The Montana Highway Patrol stated that they were called to the scene in…
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Missouri construction zone accident damages two trucks and hurts both drivers

When an accident involves multiple trucks, the possibility that one or both drivers may be seriously hurt or killed greatly increases. A bakery truck was involved in a collision in St. Louis, Missouri on a Friday morning that sent the driver…
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Mississippi highway truck crash takes the lives of multiple passengers

Highway accidents are a common source of injuries and deaths on the roads in Mississippi. This is especially true if a commercial truck is involved in a crash with a standard passenger vehicle. The impact often proves to be fatal for anyone…
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Minnesota highway becomes the scene of a deadly accident involving a semi truck

When a large semi truck hits another driver in a smaller vehicle at a high rate of speed on a highway, there is little chance of survival. Civil lawsuits are available in this situation to compensate the victim’s family after a fatal collision.  A…