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What can a victim’s family do following a fatal truck collision in Coconut Creek?

Coconut Creek, FL - Incidents involving semi trucks or other similar commercial vehicles are more likely to result in serious injuries and fatalities due to the size of the trucks involved. If a fatality occurs, certain relatives of the deceased…
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How does an accident victim know whether to sue a truck driver or their employer in Iowa?

Iowa City, IA - Semi trucks can cause severe devastation during a highway accident in Iowa or any other state. When the victim needs compensation for their losses, there may be an analysis related to whether the individual driver or the trucking…
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What information will truck accident attorneys use to build a winning case in Texas?

Texas – February 19, 2021 When truck accidents occur and personal injury results, an attorney experienced with trucking regulations can help.  They are instrumental in research and case building that can utilize state and federal laws…
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Texas accident victims should take certain actions after a tractor trailer crash.

Texas – February 3, 2021 The fatality rate on Texas roadways for 2019 was .26 deaths per hundred million vehicle miles traveled. Based on reportable crashes in 2019, 1 person was killed every 2 hours 26 minutes and  1 person was injured…
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Accident lawyers can establish parties to sue after a trucking accident in Longview Texas.

Texas - December 30, 2020 The United States Department of Transportation Traffic Safety Administration estimates over 500,000 truck accidents every year.  When truck accidents occur,  an experienced accident attorney can help distinguish…
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Truck accident attorneys are resourceful after fatal injury accidents in Pennsylvania.   

Pennsylvania – December 2, 2020 Indiana County Pennsylvania was the scene of a head-on collision between two trucks resulting in fatal injury for one of the drivers.  A tri-axle truck crossed the roadway, while navigating through some…
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Truck accident victims in Maryland can take actions to be compensated for their losses

Frederick, MD - Anyone who regularly utilizes highways and interstate roads is at risk to be involved in a truck accident. Truckers can be on the roads for extended hours, even if they start to get fatigued and lack focus, which is very dangerous.…
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How much compensation is my teen entitled to after an accident in Metairie, Louisiana?

Teen auto accidents happen all too frequently in the U.S. and serve as the leading cause of death for U.S. teens, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Those who are involved in these accidents often suffer serious…
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Lake City, Florida, How to Secure Compensation After Becoming Disabled After a Car Accident

For years, motor vehicle accidents have served as a leading cause of death in the U.S. and account for hundreds of thousands of visits to emergency rooms each year. Car crashes, especially those that occur at high impact, often result with those…
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California accident attorneys can help injured pedestrians recover damages.

CALIFORNIA – October 19, 2020 San Diego police reported that a 43-year-old pedestrian was hit by a pickup truck on Monday night in Mount Hope. The victim sustained injuries that included a fractured left femur and ankle, along with internal…
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Trucking accidents affect many drivers on Iowa’s highways each year

Cedar Rapids, IA - Highways in Iowa and the rest of the U.S. are dangerous places because of the number of miles that trucks and commercial vehicles travel on these kinds of roads. Available data shows that with a greater distance traveled,…
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Boca Raton woman was killed when her car slid under a truck on highway 95

Highways can become dangerous places if a driver experiences a sudden problem while traveling at a high speed.  News for Palm Beach County, Florida reported on a fatal accident where a woman was killed after her car went underneath a semi…
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Nashville accident claims the life of two people after a truck goes the wrong way

Fatal and serious truck and car accidents are common when a driver is going against the flow of traffic without realizing where they are. If someone is killed, the civil law provides a remedy through wrongful death actions in each state.  A…
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Warren dump truck crash kills a ten year old child

A young girl was killed in Warren, Michigan when a dump truck ran through a red traffic light.  Truck crane falls onto a young girl during a collision The incident happened at around 10 am at the intersections of 10 Mile Road and Warren…
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Coos Bay man was extracted from a truck following a serious collision

A man from Coos Bay, Oregon was hospitalized following a truck crash involving two vehicles. Truck driver crashes into a median and one victim is taken away for treatment The incident happened just after noon on a Tuesday on State Highway…
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Columbia tractor driver is killed by a semi truck near a highway

A man on a John Deere tractor was involved in an accident with a larger truck in the Columbia, South Carolina area. Highway collision takes the life of a tractor driver The South Carolina Highway Patrol believes that the tractor was on…
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Utah pickup truck driver destroys a home and injures a child inside

A ten year old child was injured when a truck crashed into his home in South Salt Lake, Utah.  Truck drives into the side of a home causing property damage and injuries A pickup truck driver lost control and damaged an occupied house…
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Las Vegas pedestrian was seriously injured by a truck on the parkway

A pedestrian had to be hospitalized in serious condition after being hit by a semi truck in the Las Vegas area.  Semi truck runs over pedestrian outside of Las Vegas The incident happened around 11 am in the southeast valley in the city…
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Rhode Island man driving a military vehicle is responsible for injuries and one death

A military truck that weighs several tons was involved in a multiple vehicle crash where one man died.  Large military truck collides with two other vehicles in the span of a few seconds The incident happened on U.S. Route 44 in Smithfield,…
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Oklahoma driver crashes into the front of a semi truck when going in the wrong direction on a highway

There are a number of ways that both fault and damages are determined following a collision between motor vehicles.  One driver was left in critical condition after a collision with a semi truck on a highway in Oklahoma City.  Car is…
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Ohio truck driver spills out tons of gravel onto Interstate 270

Vehicles that are used to transport raw materials and goods over long distances are always in danger of getting into an accident and causing large scale losses.  Police in Columbus, Ohio responded to an incident where a gravel truck flipped…
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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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Iowa State Police investigate a deadly accident where a semi truck hit a turning vehicle

The Iowa State Patrol responded to the scene of a truck crash in the town of Pleasant Hill, Iowa to find that one man had died. Semi truck hits a turning vehicle and the driver dies The incident began when a woman was driving eastbound…
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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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San Antonio man is killed in a collision with a semi truck near a construction zone

Highway accidents that involve large semi trucks are usually disastrous because of high speeds and the size of the vehicles.  An elderly man from San Antonio, Texas was killed when his vehicle was involved in an accident with a semi truck…
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Accident in Mississippi involved an 18 wheeler truck that left debris on the road

When truck drivers make mistakes, they can cause a lot of problems for other drivers nearby on the roads. In some situations, their mistakes can even lead to injuries and death. If a truck driver does harm you, suing their employer is the best…
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Nevada cement truck company could face lawsuits after a driver stopped on train tracks

Local news for northern Nevada reported on a crash between two large vehicles. Either business could face significant financial losses if they are found to be at fault and sued.  Amtrak train and truck collide on the tracks The accident…
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A driver was critically injured in a crash with a semi-truck in West Palm Beach, Florida.

A crash involving a semi and a pickup truck caused heavy delays on Interstate 95 southbound in West Palm Beach. The crash occurred on I-95 southbound and Southern Boulevard and when rescue workers arrived, they found a female victim with serious…
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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…