Posts Tagged: Austin truck accident lawyer

Crash Alert: 4 hospitalized in N Austin multi-vehicle crash

AUSTIN, TX – Four people went to the hospital after a North Austin collision involving twelve people total and multiple vehicles, including a semi-truck. CBS Austin reports that the incident happened around 8:25 a.m. on the southbound side of North Interstate Highway 35 just south of Yager Lane and Tech Ridge Boulevard. The circumstances of

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Crash Alert: Woman struck, killed by flatbed truck while crossing IH-35

AUSTIN, TX. – A woman was struck and killed by a flatbed truck while attempting to cross Interstate 35 in Austin. The crash occurred shortly before midnight on Monday, June 1st, on the 3900 block of N IH 35.  According to the Austin Police Department, the victim was identified as 34-year-old Roberta Gail Ruggles. The

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Crash Alert: Two trucks collide near downtown Austin

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, two trucks collided this morning near downtown Austin. It’s unclear why the truck accident occurred at this time. Heavy delays were seen on Interstate 35 near 12th Street all morning, but roads reopened around 8 a.m. We cannot confirm if anyone was injured in the crash. There is no

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Crash Alert: One person dead after early morning semi-truck collision

AUSTIN, TX – One person was killed in an early morning traffic collision between a semi-truck and a car in Southeast Travis County. According to KXAN, multiple Austin agencies responded to the scene of the accident, located at Farm to Market 1625 near Highway 183 at around 2:38 a.m. It’s unclear how exactly the crash

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Delivery truck catches fire in Pflugerville

AUSTIN, TX – A FedEx delivery truck caught fire on State Highway 130 this morning in Pflugerville. KXAN reports that the truck was traveling southbound when a mechanical malfunction in the vehicle caused the truck to catch fire. The driver was able to remove himself from the vehicle, and he reported no injuries in the

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Multiple 18-wheelers crash on IH-35 South

JARRELL, TX – The Jarrell Police Department shut down southbound traffic on IH-35 on Thursday morning after several 18-wheelers crashed in a construction zone. Fox 7 reports that three 18-wheelers crashed at IH-35 Mile Marker 271 near Ronald Reagan Boulevard around 2:00 a.m. on May 14. The police found the damaged trucks on an area

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Semi-truck turns improperly on a red light and causes two-vehicle crash

AUSTIN, TX – A 64-year-old man caused an accident on Friday morning when he failed to yield the right of way on a red-light turn and crashed into another vehicle. According to Austin Police, the man was driving his 2011 white Mack truck and took a lefthand turn onto northbound FM 620. He collided with

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Beer truck catches fire in Southeast Austin

AUSTIN, TX – A Coors Light truck caught fire near a gas station in Southeast Austin this morning. KXAN reports that the large truck was engulfed in flames at the 7600 block of Bluff Springs Road a little before noon today. The Travis County Sheriff’s Office and the Austin Fire Department were both on the

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Speeding semi-truck causes accident on Ben White Boulevard

AUSTIN, TX – A semi-truck traveling at unsafe speeds crashed into another vehicle on Tuesday morning. According to reports from the Austin Police Department, a 41-year-old man in a 2001 white Freight-liner semi-truck was driving at a high speed down East Ben White Boulevard when he collided with another car at around 10:09 a.m. At

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Pedestrian killed in box truck accident

AUSTIN, TX – A 38-year-old man was killed on Monday, April 20th, after being struck by a box truck at 9100 Parmer Lane. The pedestrian, now identified as Bruce Chavez, was walking in the middle lane of westbound East Parmer Lane around midnight when he was struck by an eastbound white Freightliner box truck. Emergency responders

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