Lubbock, TX (December 2, 2022) – A truck accident took place in the limbic area that left two people injured on Thursday evening, December 1. Calls for help were received by the Lubbock Police Department just before 8:30 p.m.
According to reports provided by the police, a truck and an SUV collided on 56th Street at the intersection of University Avenue during the evening hours. The crash blocked multiple lanes of travel, causing delays throughout the area.
EMS responded to the scene to provide care to the victims. Two people reportedly suffered injuries in the accident and were transported to area hospitals.
Investigations into the cause of this truck accident are under investigation by the Lubbock Police Department at this time.
We hope the two victims hurt due to this crash recover quickly.
Truck Accidents in Texas
Being hurt as a result of a truck accident can change your life forever. Regrettably, thousands of people in Texas are left with debilitating injuries as a result of these accidents each year. Following our accident, you may be able to take legal action against the responsible party. And truck accidents, there are generally several parties who can be held liable for any resulting injuries or damages.
If the truck driver was speeding, distracted, or engaging in other acts of negligence while behind the wheel, you may be able to file a personal injury case against them. If the company engaged in negligent hiring practices while selecting the driver to operate the vehicle, the company might be held liable for its actions.
If a cargo shift led to the accident taking place, the cargo loading company might be held liable for the actions or inactions that led to the accident occurring. If the company was inadequately maintained and experienced break failures or an accelerator jam, or another defect, the company or party in charge of maintenance on the vehicle can be held liable. Finally, if the crash was a result of a defective part, the manufacturer or retailer may be held liable for the resulting injuries and damages.
Given the complexities of truck accident cases, it is important that you seek legal guidance from a truck accident lawyer in Lubbock right away. An attorney will be able to review the circumstances surrounding your courage in determining who is liable. They will be able to build a case for you and take legal action against the appropriate parties.
At Goudarzi & Young, we offer free consultations so that you can get the information and guidance you need. Our Lubbock truck accident lawyers are experienced in handling personal injury accident cases, and we’re here to help you every step of the way. Contact us today at 800-256-5169 to schedule your free consultation.
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.