Trucking Accidents

If someone were to ask what type of truck accident caused more wrongful deaths in our country than any other what would you say? Do you think they are  truck roll-overs? How about wheel-off accidents? Maybe accidents caused by truck-drivers who fell asleep? Or even accidents caused by mechanical failures like faulty brakes or loss Read More...

Two tractor trailer accidents have closed lanes on Route 220 and I-81 this week.  Both accidents occurred before 10 am on September 29, 2015.  On 220, two trucks jack-knifed on the road, closing both northbound and southbound lanes.  No one was injured in the accident.   On I-81, a tanker truck overturned and appears to Read More...

Semi-truck accidents, Big Rig Accidents, Tractor Trailer Accidents and Semi Accidents involving cars all have one thing in common, they are all different. Different drivers, different circumstances, different vehicles, different road conditions.  But unfortunately, they often have the same result- severe and catastrophic injury or even death.   Causes of Semi-truck Accidents often include:   Read More...

It sounds like a scene from a movie.  An out of control fire truck pummeling down a highway sideways at 55MPH slams into a family of 5 on a Montana highway, killing a mother and father and 3 young children as well as the driver of the fire truck.  After impact, a diesel fuel tank on the Read More...

My wife has driven a 3 hour stretch on I-81 six times in the last 3 weeks with our kids in the back of her minivan.  Because she has extended family in Front Royal, VA; Manassas, VA; and Martinsburg, WV, she has seen her share of roadkill, mile marker signs, and yes, accidents. Local news Read More...

On Monday, a 44 year old tractor trailer driver from Texas was killed on Interstate 81.  He was traveling in the southbound lane when a tire bounced onto the interstate and through his windshield. The tire had come off of a horse trailer being hauled by a 1999 Ford Pickup truck.   On September 26 Read More...