Forney, TX – 18-Wheeler Crash Ends In Injury At US-80 & Pinson Rd
Forney, TX (July 9, 2019) – At least one person injured in a crash involving an 18-wheeler and a vehicle. The incident took place at the intersection of US-80 and Pinson Rd. on Monday, July 8th. Authorities were called to the scene around 11:51 a.m.
The 18-wheeler burst into flames after it collided with a vehicle, veered off the road, and smashed into a tree. It is currently unknown how the accident occurred. Firefighters were called to the scene of the accident to put out the fire and ensure the safety of all those involved.
Paramedics responded to the scene of the crash in order to render aid to any injured parties.
The current condition of the victims has not been released.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is currently investigating the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
18-Wheeler Accidents near Dallas
Semi-trucks are massive vehicles made of steel, giving them a longer reaction time than other vehicles on the road.
This does not offer truck drivers much room for error when they encounter a hazard or obstacle on the road.
The 18-wheeler accident lawyers at The Benton Law Firm understand the law and can help you regain lost compensation after being harmed in a crash.
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