BACK TO BLOG November 25, 2016

Fatal Texas 18 Wheeler Accidents Claim Lives in Houston, San Antonio, Lubbock

The weeks prior to the busy holiday season often see an increase in traffic around Texas. Unfortunately, this increase in traffic also frequently leads to an increase in fatal Texas 18 wheeler accidents. Nearly every major metropolitan area experienced at least one of these accidents in the previous week. Drivers in Houston, San Antonio, and Lubbock lost their lives when their vehicles struck these massive tractor trailers.

Houston Driver Dies in Fatal Texas 18 Wheeler Accident

The driver of a sport utility vehicle lost his life in a fatal Texas 18 wheeler accident just southeast of Houston early Tuesday morning. The accident occurred in the southeast Houston suburb of Galena Park at around 5:45 am. Investigators with the Houston Police Department are looking into the potential causes of the crash. No other injuries were reported
Source: Houston Chronicle

San Antonio Motorcyclist Killed in Fatal Texas 18 Wheeler Accident

A motorcyclist was killed in a fatal Texas 18 wheeler accident on the far west side of San Antonio. The motorcycle wreck occurred on Friday afternoon on the access road at Loop 410 and Highway 151. The motorcycle struck a barrier, causing the rider to fall from his Harley-Davidson motorcycle. The rider was then struck by the tractor trailer. Emergency workers declared the motorcyclist dead at the scene. Authorities have not yet announced if the truck driver will face any criminal charges.

One Dead, Two Injured in Lubbock Fatal Texas 18 Wheeler Accident

A report from the Texas Department of Public Safety revealed the details of a fatal Texas 18 wheeler accident near Lubbock. On Sunday afternoon, a tractor trailer truck collided head-on with a small four-door passenger car. The accident occurred on US 277 between the towns of Holliday and Dundee. The driver of the passenger car was pronounced dead at the scene. The car’s passenger was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries, while the truck driver was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

Two People Dead in Fatal Texas 18 Wheeler Accident

Two people lost their lives in a five-car fatal Texas 18 wheeler accident in Hunt County. A Fort Worth woman was pronounced dead at the scene, while a Mount Vernon woman died at a nearby hospital. The accident involved two tractor trailers, a Lexus sport utility vehicle, a Nissan Frontier, and a Chevrolet Equinox. First responders from several East Texas communities, including Caddo Mills, Cash, Royse City and Union Valley, responded to the accident scene.

Know Your Rights in a Fatal Texas 18 Wheeler Accident Lawsuit

To find out how we can help you with a lawsuit involving a fatal Texas 18 wheeler accident, contact the Flowers Law Firm today at 903-965-2000. Our friendly staff will ask a few questions about your case and connect you to an attorney who can help with your family’s fatal Texas 18 wheeler accident lawsuit.

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