29-Year-Old Killed in Semi-Truck Crash near Plano, Driver Flees

Plano, Texas (March 14, 2023) – A 29-year-old woman was killed on U.S. Highway 75 on Monday night after being struck multiple times. 29-year-old killed in truck accident hit and run plano

Police are reporting that Leah Daniels, 29, of McKinney, was involved in a semi-truck accident. Daniels’ vehicle had stalled in one of the highway lanes with her hazard lights on. A vehicle behind her could not stop in time and struck Daniels.

After being struck, she exited her vehicle via the passenger side and was hit by a semi-truck. The secondary collision pushed Daniels into the roadway, causing her to be struck by a third vehicle.

The semi-truck did not stop after striking her. Police are working to identify the driver of the vehicle at this time. They have described the vehicle as an older body “bob-tail” Peterbilt 389.


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In a major collision like this, it is very important to hire an experienced truck accident lawyer to represent you if you were injured or dealing with the wrongful death of a loved one. 

Because of the fatal events of how this wreck evolved, personal injury claims will need to be filed for the victims. Following a fatal car accident, victims and families of victims may find the claim process difficult. The insurance claim adjuster will do what they can to make the claims process harder on you to benefit the insurance company. They might try to get you to admit it was your fault or convince you to accept a lowball settlement. Contact a personal injury lawyer to file your claim to avoid this frustrating process. We’re on your side and will do what we can to ensure you’re protected.

If you or a loved one were involved in a truck accident, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call (713) 405-1263 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.

Source: WFAA

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