Multiple 18-Wheelers involved in fiery West Texas Crash
Multiple 18-Wheelers Crash in West Texas
On October 28, 2022, multiple 18-wheelers crashed into one another along Interstate 20 in West Texas.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, an eastbound 18-wheeler driving on I-20 near Eastland, Texas lost control and crossed the grassy median into the westbound lanes, crashing into another 18-wheeler. A third truck to hit the first two igniting a fire and causing serious injuries.
In 2020, 4,842 large trucks were involved in a fatal crash and accounted for 9% of all vehicles involved in fatal crashes and 10% of total vehicle miles traveled. Also in 2020, 107,000 large trucks were involved in crashes resulting in an injury. A total of 4,965 people died in large truck crashes in 2020.
The Girards Law Firm seeks justice for those seriously hurt or killed in heavy truck crashes. If you or your loved one are seriously injured in a crash with an 18-wheeler we are ready to help. Call 214-346-9529.