Burleson County, TX – Semi Crash Results In Fire & Injuries On Hwy 21
Burleson County, TX (April 26, 2019) – On Thursday, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a semi-truck collision at the intersection of Highway 21 and FM 908 just after noon.
According to DPS, an 18-wheeler was attempting to turn onto FM 908 from Highway 21 when a second 18-wheeler crashed into it.
The impact of the collision caused both semi-trucks to catch on fire at the intersection. One driver was injured and transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Semi-Truck Accidents In Texas
Semi-truck accidents are often more serious than most other motor vehicle collisions. Unfortunately, victims are at an increased risk of sustaining spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and other serious impairments in semi-truck accidents due to the size and weight of these vehicles.
When victims are injured in semi-truck accidents, caused by negligent or reckless drivers, they should contact a personal injury attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to remuneration to cover the costs for medical treatment, losses from lost wages, and various other damages.
Texas truck accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have years of experience helping accident victims get the compensation they deserve from their injuries. Our law firm understands the difficulties victims face in the aftermath of horrific accidents, which is why we work so diligently to ensure victims are protected. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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