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Truck Crash in MN on I-94 Kills One, Injures Others

One person was killed in a crash on I-94 involving a box truck in the Dayton, Minnesota area. A 2016 Freightliner box truck was traveling westbound on I-94 when it crossed through the median into on-coming eastbound traffic, causing a…

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Laws, Courts Dealing with Deaths Caused by Distracted Truck Drivers

Distracted driving by truck drivers killed four people recently in Minnesota, Connecticut, New York and Pennsylvania, leaving courts to decide liability and punishment. The blatant cases of distracted driving by commercial truck drivers come at a time of rising violations…

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As U.S. Trucking Expands, Courts Deal with Rise in Crash Deaths

Truck accident deaths account for more than 10 percent of traffic fatalities on America’s roadways and most of those deadly collisions are preventable, said Fred Pritzker, a leading truck crash lawyer with decades of experience representing victims. Even more devastating…

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Truck accident lawyers won’t relent in push for higher minimum insurance limits

Our truck accident lawyers are pushing for higher minimum insurance limits for trucking companies. “If we don’t raise the insurance limits we’re not following U.S. policy to protect the public from losses caused by at-fault trucks,’’ said Fred Pritzker, a…

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Head-On Collision of Kenworth and Freightliner Trucks Kills Drivers

Two commercial truck drivers were tragically killed in a head-on collision in Malheur County, Oregon, on December 30, 2017. The accident happened on U.S. 20, just west of Harper, at approximately 9:10 a.m. Cause of Fatal Kenworth-Freightliner Truck Crash Under…

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Truck crash injuries, deaths prompt strict monitoring of driving hours

Truck crashes injure more than 100,000 Americans each year, a situation that results every 12 months in truck accident deaths to as many as 4,000 people who occupy cars, pickups, motorcycles and SUVs. Semi-truck traffic is dangerous to the point…

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Accidents Involving Semi Trucks Prove Fatal in SD, RI and ND

The last week has witnessed several fatal semi truck accidents on our nation’s roads. Most are still currently under investigation; in at least one, the driver of the trucks has been charged by police officials with reckless driving. South Dakota…

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Truck Accident Lawyers Raise Concerns Over Shortage of Semi Drivers

With truck accidents at the forefront of many traffic safety concerns, truck crash attorneys Fred Pritzker and Eric Hageman are raising tough questions about the growing U.S. trucker shortage and whether safety is compromised by a quality versus quantity issue.…

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Family Killed When Semi-Trailer Truck Crossed Median

On Thursday, April 13, 2017, a family from Rowan County, North Carolina, was driving northbound on Interstate 77 in West Virginia. They were on their way to visit relatives for Easter. Statement from Salisbury Academy on the tragic deaths of four…

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2 Injured When Semi-Trailer Slides on Ice on Minnesota Highway 53

An accident in northern Minnesota on Highway 53 sent two people to the hospital on Wednesday evening. Tracey Rae Turner and Alexis Geanette Turner, of International Falls, MN, were traveling northbound just south of Ash River Trail Road when they…

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Semi Tractor Trailer Rig Loses Control in Texas, Killing Two

Family and friends in Orange, Texas, are mourning the loss of two people after the two died at the scene of a horrific semi-truck crash. The Texas Department of Public Safety issued a press release saying that a Kenworth truck…

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Osmond Man Killed in Crash North of Lincoln, Nebraska

A young man from Osmond, Nebraska, passed away after a semi hauling rock broadsided the grain truck he was driving. The crash happened Tuesday morning at the intersection of Highway 77 and Waverly Road, just north of Lincoln, Nebraska. The…