El Paso, TX (January 11, 2023) – A truck accident was reported in the El Paso area on Monday morning that resulted in injuries. On January 9, the Texas Department of Public Safety was notified by the Texas Department of Transportation that we were needed at the scene of a traffic collision that occurred on US Highway 54.
According to law enforcement, a semi-truck was involved in a collision on US Highway 54 in the area of Fred Wilson Avenue the impact of the crash caused the truck to roll over, scattering broken glass across the roadway.
The DPS closed off the road for an extended period and redirected traffic off of Hercules Avenue.
Emergency crews spent an extended period of the scene of the accident as they worked to clear the road. At least one person was hurt in the car crash and had to be transported to a local hospital for medical care.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is actively investigating the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties following this truck accident, as we hope that they are able to make a timely recovery.
Texas Truck Accidents
Truck crashes that end in devastating injuries occur daily in the state of Texas. These accidents take the lives of over 500 people while leaving thousands more with significant injuries annually. There are many cases where individuals are left with debilitating injuries from truck accidents due to driver negligence. Drivers who are speeding, under the influence of intoxicants, or distracted continue to be some of the leading factors in serious truck collisions in our state.
If another driver’s carelessness has caused you harm, you may be able to take legal action. Filing a personal injury claim can help you secure financial compensation to reduce some of the costs and losses you face. Following a truck accident, you may be able to seek compensation for:
- Any lost wages that you have endured.
- Any pain and suffering that your injuries have caused.
- Any medical expenses for surgery, hospitalization, and other immediate needs.
- Any long-term care costs for therapy, rehabilitation, medical devices, and even medication.
- The loss of enjoyment of life that your injuries and experience have caused.
- Any emotional distress you face.
- And more.
Seeking representation from a knowledgeable and seasoned truck accident lawyer in El Paso can help to provide you with the best possible chance of getting justice after suffering debilitating injuries. Your attorney will fight for justice while being a fierce legal advocate throughout the entire process.
Our Texas truck accident lawyers at Goudarzi & Young offer dedicated and individualized legal representation to ensure that you are able to get justice. Our team will help to guide you through the legal process insight to ensure you are able to get the compensation that you need and deserve. We offer free consultations to better understand your rights and answer any questions you may have without obligation. Contact our Texas personal injury law firm today at 800-256-5169 to discuss your case and get started on fighting for justice.
Notes: Our team of dedicated writers created this post through the use of secondary sources; therefore, we have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this truck accident. If you locate incorrect information, please contact Goudarzi & Young, L.L.P. so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. This post will be removed if requested.
Disclaimer: The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical attention immediately, then speak to a lawyer as soon as possible. The photograph used in this post is not representative of this accident. This post is not a solicitation for business.