Two People Hospitalized After San Antonio 18-Wheeler Accident

Two people had to be extricated from an SUV following a crash involving an 18-wheeler in San Antonio on Monday.

Details of the San Antonio 18-Wheeler Accident

According to KSAT, the crash occurred just after 2:00 AM along Interstate 10 near UTSA Boulevard on the Northwest Side of the city.

Reports say the SUV was pinned against the highway barrier by the 18-wheeler which began leaking diesel fuel on the highway. Firefighters were able to remove the two people from the SUV.

The driver and the passenger of the 18-wheeler were uninjured.

Common Causes of Truck Accidents in Texas

Texas regularly leads the nation in fatal truck accidents with 664 fatalities recorded in the state in 2017. Among the most common causes of fatal truck accidents seen by Thomas J. Henry Law are:

  • Poor or improper training
  • Distracted driving
  • Driver fatigue
  • Drowsy driving
  • Poor vehicle or equipment maintenance
  • Speeding
  • Erratic or reckless driving
  • Drunk driving
  • Unsafe following distance
  • Improper lane change

Contact an Experienced San Antonio 18-Wheeler Accident Attorney

If you have been injured in an 18-wheeler accident in or around San Antonio, call Thomas J. Henry Law now. Our experienced San Antonio 18-wheeler accident attorneys have the experience and resources to handle your claim effectively and aggressively. We can take immediate action on your case and put you in the best position to secure maximum compensation.

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