Stanton, TX (December 18, 2022) – A vehicle crash took place in West Texas that left at least one person hurt. On December 18, the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a crash on Interstate 20.
According to law enforcement, at around 6:40 a.m., a pickup truck and a semi-truck collided on the east side of Interstate 20 near exit 158. The pickup truck became trapped under the semi-truck, causing significant damage to the vehicle.
Medical personnel responded to the scene of the accident to provide treatment to the victims who were harmed. Those who required further assistance were transported to local hospitals.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is actively investigating the crash.
We hope the injured victims are able to recover quickly following this accident.
Truck Crashes in Texas
Truck crashes often result in devastating consequences for those involved. Unfortunately, many of these accidents take place here in Texas that leave people with significant pain and suffering. If you’ve suffered injuries as a result of a truck crash, you may be able to file a personal injury case against the person who is responsible. A legal claim can help you recover compensation for various damages that you face.
In general, victims are usually awarded both economic and non-economic damages for their personal injury cases. Economic damages are those that have a specific monetary value. This can include compensation for:
- Medical expenses.
- Long-term care costs.
- Lost wages.
- Vehicle repair expenses.
- Lost earning capacity.
In addition to economic damages, victims are also awarded noneconomic damages. This type of damage does not generally have a monetary value. However, victims are able to recruit recover compensation for the emotional stress they face as a result of their accident. In addition, they can collect compensation for the pain and suffering the experience, the loss of enjoyment of life, and even loss of consortium.
In order to recover the maximum amount of compensation possible, it is crucial that you seek the assistance of a Stanton truck accident lawyer right away. An attorney will be able to build a strong case on your behalf improve the damages that you suffered in order to help you maximize your recovery.
If you have been injured in a truck accident, Goudarzi & Young’s seasoned and fearless personal injury lawyers in Texas offer free consultations and have extensive experience. We have earned the largest truck accident verdict in American history and are available to help you today. Contact us at 800-256-5169 for more information.
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.