Officials have said that dense fog could be the cause for a 17-car pileup that occurred on Tuesday.
The chain-reaction car accident caused the northbound lanes of Interstate 55 to be closed for nearly two hours. Illinois State Police have said that another accident in Joliet caused one lane to be closed because a semi-truck struck the back of a pickup truck during the morning commute. An injury report on those involved have not been released at this time.
If you or a loved one has been injured after being involved in a semi-truck accident, you need experienced representation on your side that may be able to help you receive the compensation that you deserve in order to cover medical costs. Contact the Danville semi-truck accident lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C., today by calling 217-443-4343.
A man from Bellmont was killed in a Wayne County truck accident on Monday.
According to Illinois State Police, the 47-year-old man was traveling westbound on Route 15 in a Mack Truck when he swerved to the left to avoid from crashing into the back of another vehicle. The truck then hit an embankment and rolled over.
The man was killed as a result of the injuries received. A reconstructionist team has been assigned to the case in order to help police officials in the investigation.
Truck accidents can cause serious injury to all involved, our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim in the crash.
A fiery crash caused traffic to back up on I-90 on Tuesday after a two semi-trucks were involved in an accident with two mini vans.
The accident occurred as one of the semi-trucks crashed into another one causing a chain reaction accident. The second semi-truck then collided with two mini-vans. This impact caused the fuel tanks on one of the semi-trucks to rip off and land in between the vans.
The fuel tank on one of the vans also ruptured and three of the vehicles caught fire. One of the truck drivers was transported to the hospital , but he was later released because his injuries were non-life threatening. He was cited with failure to reduce speed after the accident.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident, you need experienced representation on your side. Contact the Danville truck accident lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C. by calling (217) 443-4343 today.