Injuries Reported in 18-Wheeler Crash on Interstate 20 in Dallas County

Injuries Reported in 18-Wheeler Crash on Interstate 20 in Dallas County

Injuries Sustained in Dallas County Collision on Interstate 20 near Lancaster Road

Dallas County, Texas (May 27, 2023) – Injuries were reported after a traffic collision on an interstate in southern Dallas County on Sunday morning, according to authorities.

The crash happened on Interstate 20 on May 21.

Authorities said an 18-wheeler and at least one passenger vehicle collided in the the eastbound lanes of Interstate 20. The 18-wheeler overturned after the crash.

An air ambulance was dispatched to the crash site. The extent of the injuries sustained in the accident was not immediately available.

No other details were provided.

An investigation into the crash is underway.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, pedestrian, 18-wheeler, and motorcycle accidents occur, including driver negligence, driver inattention, texting and driving, speeding, fatigue, failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign, or private drive, running a red light, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. While the factors listed above are the main causes of most accidents, there may also be other factors involved, which is why it’s important that an investigation be conducted before evidence disappears, especially in cases involving a fatality.  At Joel A. Gordon & Associates, we will act quickly to secure accident scene photos, interview witnesses, obtain police records, and secure other valuable evidence needed to win your case.  Call now for a free consultation.

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