Determining who was at fault for an accident can be problematic, depending on the condition of the scene and the vehicles in its aftermath. Accident reconstruction teams and other investigators may be needed in order to figure out the how and why. The West Virginia State Police will most likely need to send in these types of experts in order to decipher what happened in a recent logging truck accident.
Vehicle accidents involving semi trucks are particularly dangerous due to the sheer size of these trucks. Their large size can make these trucks difficult to maneuver, and cars and other smaller vehicles may have a hard time maneuvering around these large vehicles as well. A truck accident in West Virginia can quickly lead to severe injuries and even death, depending on the nature of the accident.
Driving near a truck may incite fear in a motorist because of the size of a big rig. A truck accident can easily happen when a truck driver fails to pay attention to the road and the other motorists nearby. This, unfortunately, can lead to injuries or even a fatal accident.
A vehicle crash that leads to injuries can be physically devastating, in addition to causing emotional distress to the injury victims. A truck accident, in particular, can cause large amounts of damage because of the major impact that a huge semi can have with smaller vehicles on the road. Two people recently suffered injuries in a tragic accident involving a semi in West Virginia.
Having a run-in with another car while on the road naturally is a startling experience for any driver. However, colliding with a semi-truck may be even more shocking and distressing for the driver. This is because the sheer size of a big rig, which easily towers over cars and many other vehicles, automatically makes it significant threat on the road. Serious injuries may potentially result from a truck accident in West Virginia.
Semi-truck accidents are often devastating. The sheer size of the "big rigs" can result in multiple injuries or even death. When more than one tractor-trailer is involved in a serious accident, the end result is often tragic.
A West Virginia couple has filed a lawsuit against a trucking company after they claim a truck driver made an illegal U-turn in front of one of the plaintiffs, resulting in injuries to the driver. The trucking company, Paschall Truck Lines Inc., and the driver of the truck were named as defendants in the lawsuit, as well as six other unknown individuals.
A West Virginia woman is suing a trucking company after she said the truck pulled off of a private road and into the path of the car she was travelling in, causing a truck accident that resulted in injuries to her and another passenger.
Coal mining is a major industry in West Virginia, and can be dangerous to people working in the mines and the residents in the path of coal mining operations. Late last month, a woman was injured when she was involved in an accident involving a coal truck. The woman was taking to the hospital, and her injuries were unknown after the accident.
Whenever two vehicles in West Virginia are involved in a collision, there is a possibility that the result will be an injury accident. This is especially true when one of the vehicles is a semi-truck with a substantial amount of power and weight. Although drivers of smaller cars can try to avoid such a situation, there is often nowhere to turn or move away when an 18-wheeler is out of control, and the result can be a commercial vehicle accident.