• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: April 2019

Three people died in a fiery crash involving an 18-wheelerThree people died in a fiery crash involving an 18-wheeler on Interstate 30 in East Dallas.

The truck accident happened Wednesday morning around 2:20 a.m. on eastbound I-30 at Lawnview Avenue. According to the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department, they believe the car was traveling at 100 mph when it hit the center median, collided into the back of the 18-wheeler and then caught fire. The truck driver lost control, struck a concrete barrier and overturned which caused a fuel spill.

Authorities confirmed that two unidentified men and one unidentified woman who died in the collision. Dallas County Sheriff’s Office hauled the car to the Dallas Medical Examiner’s Office for processing and identification.

Two people in the 18-wheeler suffered from minor injuries.

Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in ten days.

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) 987-7111 or to discuss your car accident injury case.

If a family member would like the name of a person removed for any reason, please click the “Remove Post” link. REMOVE POST

Source: CBS DFW

About the Author

Hank Stout is a founding partner at Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm. Hank earned his doctor of jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law and has been actively trying personal injury cases for over ten years. He was recognized by Thompson Reuters as a Rising Star from 2012-2014 and has been recognized as a Super Lawyer since 2014 (a distinction given to less than 1% of the lawyers in the state of Texas). He has earned a Superb rating by Avvo, and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. To learn more, read Hank's full bio here.

Rate this post

Did you find this information useful? Or would you like to see something different? Help us improve by rating this post. If you'd like to give specific feedback, or if you have questions about a potential personal injury claim, don't hesitate contact our firm for a free case review.

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
(No Ratings Yet)
Loading...