Fatal Truck Accident in Phelps County, Missouri

Car accidents often result in serious injuries, but all car accidents are not the same.  Indeed, accidents involving 18-wheelers are often more devastating, and even fatal.  That was the case in a recent fatal truck accident in Phelps County, Missouri on December 13, 2015. Three killed in head-on collision with truck According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report, an 18-wheeler was allegedly driving too fast in the rainy weather when he lost control of his tractor-trailer truck on I-44 and crossed the median barrier.  He ultimately traveled into the eastbound lanes of traffic and struck the victim’s SUV head-on.  All three passengers of the SUV were pronounced dead at the scene. Different laws apply to truck accident cases Truck accident cases are very different from simply automobile accident cases for many reasons.  The first difference is that the laws applicable to truck accident cases are different.  There are various rules and regulations, both state and federal,


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