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Wrongful death losses after multi-vehicle truck accidents in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania – December 17, 2020 After a massive accident involving 55 tractor-trailers and 11 passenger vehicles, one person suffered fatal injury and another person died from a medical issue unrelated to the extreme accident in eastern…
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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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Catastrophic harm occurs due to size discrepancies in Tyler Texas truck accidents.

Texas – September 10, 2020 One  motorcyclist died at the crash scene, and another was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a three vehicle crash involving a pickup truck and two motorcycles in Smith County. According to the…
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Will a DUI charge impact a wrongful death claim after a fatal accident in San Diego?

CALIFORNIA - 10/18/2020 Car accidents are common in San Diego, often leading to exorbitant medical bills, lost wages due to missed time from work, pain and suffering, and funeral expenses related to wrongful death in some cases.  A 28-year-old…
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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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A minivan driver was killed after a collision with a tractor-trailer in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia. 

Authorities said a minivan collided head-on with the semi-truck on Aramingo Avenue near Delaware Avenue around 5:30 a.m. Saturday. The driver of the tractor-trailer told police he saw the minivan swerving northbound on Delaware Avenue. The tractor-trailer…
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A motorcyclist is dead after driving his bike into a dump truck in the Bronx New York.

A motorcyclist was killed after he collided with a dump truck in the Bronx on Sunday night, according to officials. Police said around 10:20 p.m., the victim was driving a Honda CR80 motorcycle south on Boston Road when he slammed into the…
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Nashville homeless pedestrian is hit by a dump truck driver

A local man was hit by a commercial truck while trying to walk through traffic in Nashville.  Police find homeless man dead on the road The Nashville Metro Police responded to the area of Broadway and 13th Avenue South at 10:20 am on…
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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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A second driver dies from injuries suffered in a truck crash near Pittsburgh Pennsylvania.

The second driver from a head-on crash that occurred on Route 36 in Logan Township on Wednesday has also died from his injuries. The driver of the truck, Lawrence Resig, 49, from Dysart, was taken to Pittsburgh for his injuries/burns where he…
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Agencies are investigating a fiery fatal crash of a fuel tanker in South Carolina.

Authorities are investigating a wreck that killed a truck driver when the fuel tanker he was driving crashed and burst into flames. The crash happened around 3:30 a.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 278 near the intersection with South Carolina Highway…
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Two deadly truck crashes occurred along SR-54 near San Diego less than two hours apart.

One person was killed and another seriously hurt in a two-vehicle crash on State Route 54 in the unincorporated Bonita area near Chula Vista, the second deadly crash on that stretch of freeway in less than two hours, authorities said Wednesday.…
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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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South Carolina pickup truck driver was ejected and killed when his vehicle flipped over

A truck crash in Chester County, South Carolina resulted in the death of the driver after his vehicle fell off of the road surface. Pickup truck driver drifts off of the road and his vehicle flips A master trooper with the South Carolina…
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South Dakota truck accident results in one death near a curved road

When driving a truck or any other motor vehicle, something as simple as a botched turn can become fatal. If someone does die in a truck accident, their family has a specific remedy through a civil wrongful death case.  A fatal pickup truck…
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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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Yuma driver transporting cattle crashes his truck on a highway and dies

When truck drivers have to work long days driving on highways, it is possible that they can suddenly lose control of the vehicle and cause an accident.  A fatal truck accident on Interstate Highway 8 in Yuma, Arizona involved a large truck…
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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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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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Columbia South Carolina driver dies after failing to control his car on a highway

Mistakes while driving on a highway can be very costly. Drivers can be seriously hurt or even killed if they lose control of their vehicle on an interstate.  The South Carolina Highway Patrol responded to the area of Interstate Highway 20…
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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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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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Nebraska garbage truck workers died in crash with a dump truck

Truck drivers are exposed to a high degree of risk due to the possibility of serious accidents while they drive long distances. If a trucker is hurt or killed during a crash, a civil case against the person or business at fault is the best way…
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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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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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Pickup truck driver faces charges in crash that killed cyclist near Pittsburgh.

  Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a man is facing vehicular homicide and other charges in a head-on hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist near Pittsburgh over the weekend.  Allegheny County police say officers in the borough…
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Did truck driver fatigue cause a child’s death and injury to 10 others in Selma California?

A crash involving six vehicles on Highway 99 in Fresno County has left one child dead and 10 people hospitalized, in what a CHP officer described as 'absolute carnage.'  It appeared that the driver of the big rig pulling a trailer full of fruit…