Category: Truck Accidents

Logging Truck Accident Injures Two in Washington

Posted on October 4, 2013 in tractor-trailer accidents, Truck Accidents

We depend on tractor-trailers to transport everything from toilet paper to homes, but these behemoths of the highways also make us wary. And for good reason. Recently, a logging truck rolled over as it was...Read More

Yakima’s Most Dangerous Intersections Get Attention

Posted on March 14, 2013 in Car Accidents, Distracted Driving, Pedestrian accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents

As Yakima grows and drivers continue to take safety risks, Yakima’s busiest intersections are becoming more dangerous, KIMA-TV reports. Residents and law enforcement agree that the increased use of cellphones and other electronic devices, coupled...Read More

Wrongful Death – The Basics

Posted on March 7, 2013 in Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death

Losing a loved one is an emotionally trying time full of grief and sadness. When the death was sudden and unexpected, the mix of emotions often includes confusion, denial, and anger. If the sudden death...Read More

More Gadgets, More Distracted Driving

Posted on March 5, 2013 in Car Accidents, Distracted Driving, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents

A 19-year-old Yakima teenager was injured recently in a single vehicle rollover accident near Naches, Washington, according to a report by the Yakima Herald. The teenager, who was driving a Ford Explorer along U.S. 12,...Read More

Common Reasons That Drivers Veer From Their Lanes

Posted on February 13, 2013 in Car Accidents, Distracted Driving, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death

An Oregon man was killed when his pickup truck drifted off the road near White Salmon, Washington, struck a tree and burst into flames. State Patrol officials think the man most likely died of severe...Read More

Tractor-Trailers Involved in Disproportionate Number of Injury Accidents

Posted on February 6, 2013 in Car Accidents, Truck Accidents

A man and a teenage girl were killed January 26 in a collision with attractor-trailer on State Route 17 in Moses Lake, Washington. The two were in a 1958 Ford Thunderbird when the tractor-trailer, pulling...Read More

National Transportation Safety Board Publishes ‘Most Wanted’ List

Posted on December 18, 2012 in Car Accidents, Truck Accidents

The National Transportation Safety Board puts out a list each year of safety improvements that it would like to see to reduce transportation accidents. The NTSB is an independent agency within the federal government that...Read More

Tanker Truck Driver Killed in Three-Vehicle Collision

Posted on November 20, 2012 in Personal Injury, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death

The driver of a tanker truck loaded with fuel died this month in a fiery, multi-vehicle collision on Interstate 5 near Federal Way, according to a news report.  According to the Washington State Patrol, the...Read More

Pedestrian Hit by Bus in Seattle

Posted on November 15, 2012 in Car Accidents, Pedestrian accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents

A pedestrian was struck and injured by a Metro bus at a Seattle intersection in October. According to the Seattle Herald, the bus driver said he did not see the pedestrian who “came out of...Read More

Tractor-Trailer Hauling Cattle Drops Container on Highway

Posted on October 28, 2012 in Personal Injury, Truck Accidents

A container loaded with 68 cattle destined for a feedlot fell off a tractor-trailer  on Interstate 95 near Sunnyside, Wash., this month, killing 23 cattle, according to a news report. The container slid about 200...Read More

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