A multi-vehicle crash on involving a tractor-trailer on Interstate 10 in El Paso has claimed the life of a 14-year old boy.
According to reports, the minor was killed in early November when the Ford F150 he was traveling in collided with the rear of a tractor-trailer. The monor was in the vehicle with his parents, who both sustained serious injuries in the crash. The minor was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
Police indicated that, after the vehicle transporting the family crashed, it set off a chain reaction of auto collisions, involving as many as four other vehicles. The tractor-trailer subsequently rolled off of the freeway and onto the adjacent on-ramp.
Truck Accidents in El Paso
Truck accidents are not like your typical auto accident. Vehicles like 18-wheeler trucks can be a destructive force in a collision, often with tragic and devastating consequences. Personal injury stemming from truck accidents can result in lengthy or permanent disability, and victims often are left with the stress of lost wages or the inability to work. Because of this, personal injury litigation related to truck accidents has become increasingly common.
If you’ve been injured in a truck accident, you may be dealing with a number of challenges. Your injuries are not just hindering your ability to physically live your life to the fullest – you may be dealing with emotional or mental distress. When you factor in lost wages, pain and suffering, and mounting medical expenses, it is safe to say that truck accident victims must overcome their fair share of obstacles.
However, there are attorneys in your community who can help victims of these types of accidents pursue financial compensation or other damages. When you are left to deal with severe personal injury, you don’t just need legal representation that is knowledgeable – you need an attorney you can trust with your future and the future of your loved ones.
Across the southwest region, including Texas, Arizona and New Mexico, the attorneys at Gilstrap & Associates, P.C. can provide the sound legal representation you need when handling a personal injury claim. Our attorneys have the necessary experience and legal know-how needed to help our clients build a strong and thorough case. From helping you receive proper medical care, to guiding you through the state laws and statutes, our attorneys are committed to helping you arrive at a fair and full resolution.
Let us help protect the interests of you and your loved ones. To discuss how we can build your personal injury case, we invite you to contact us today at (915) 581-0020.