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Five Die in Mount Pleasant Truck Crash, Including Mother and Children

A father is without his family, and a small town in Illinois is mourning the loss of four of their community members following a fatal Texas truck crash. The Brokish family—father, mother and three children—was traveling through Texas when they were involved in the deadly accident that took not only [...]

By |2018-04-25T16:44:50-07:00March 27th, 2018|Truck News|

Semi-Truck Driver Flees the Scene of Refugio Truck Crash

A semi-truck driver who fled the scene of a crash involving two motorcyclists in Refugio, Texas, has been arrested and charged by Texas police. The incident took the lives of both the motorcyclists, who were from Victoria, Texas. Police believe the truck driver was attempting to make a U-turn across [...]

By |2018-05-09T11:51:51-07:00March 15th, 2018|Truck News|

Fatal Buffalo Truck Crash Renews Calls for Increased Safety

A fatal truck crash near Buffalo in January led New York Senator Charles Schumer to once again call for increased truck safety. Specifically, Schumer is concerned about underride accidents, particularly gruesome accidents that are usually fatal. Schumer and other advocates have repeatedly demanded that federal regulators require semi-trucks to carry [...]

By |2018-05-09T12:07:52-07:00February 20th, 2018|Truck News|

Eight People Injured After King George Truck Crash

Six students in King George County, Virginia, are lucky to be alive after the school bus they were riding in was rear-ended by a box truck that failed to slow when the bus pulled over to let a student off. The students on the bus sustained minor injuries, and some [...]

By |2018-05-09T12:22:53-07:00February 5th, 2018|Truck News|

Congress Considering Underride Truck Crash Legislation

Underride crashes are among the most fatal and most preventable accidents involving semi-trucks, but despite recommendations from safety agencies, little has been done to prevent them. As a result, members of Congress have taken matters into their own hands, with lawmakers introducing a bipartisan bill that would require trucking companies [...]

By |2018-06-26T17:28:06-07:00December 14th, 2017|Truck News|

Lafayette Truck Crash Kills Two, Including Renowned Basketball Coach

A five-vehicle accident on Interstate 65 in Lafayette, Indiana, killed two people, including a well-known basketball coach. The crash occurred as traffic was stopped for a previous accident at around 3:20 p.m. on Tuesday, December 5. Authorities are investigating the crash, which has increased calls for truck safety on well [...]

By |2018-05-16T10:26:35-07:00December 8th, 2017|Truck News|

Four Young Women Killed in I-55 Truck Crash

Two sisters are among the victims of a fatal multi-vehicle accident involving a semi-truck in Hamel, Illinois. The crash, which occurred two days before Thanksgiving, is a stark reminder of the dangerous truck crashes that can accompany the holiday season and its increased highway travel. Hamel Truck Accident Described As [...]

By |2018-05-16T10:30:37-07:00December 4th, 2017|Truck News|

Trucking Industry Fights Against Safer Electronic Logging Device Rule

The battle is nothing new: Safety regulators like the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) push for strengthened safety standards in the trucking industry, and the trucking industry pushes back. Recent years saw the FMCSA and NTSB make headway [...]

By |2018-05-16T10:35:24-07:00November 29th, 2017|Truck News|

Delaware Truck Accident Lawsuit Alleges Negligence, Wrongful Death

November 28, 2017 – Sussex County, Delaware -- The family of a 59-year old man who was struck and killed by a dump truck filed a wrongful death lawsuit today, accusing the truck driver and his employer of negligence. Attorneys Diane Marger Moore and Cara J. Luther from the law [...]

Mother Files Lawsuit Over Florida Truck Crash That Killed Her Son

Nov. 16, 2017 – Miami, Florida - - The mother of a 25-year old man who died in a 2015 truck crash in Santa Rosa County, Florida filed a wrongful death lawsuit today, accusing the tractor trailer driver involved in the accident, his employer and the owner of the trailer [...]

By |2018-05-16T10:50:48-07:00November 16th, 2017|Blog, Press Releases, Truck News, Diane Marger Moore|