• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: May 2021

Aransas Pass, TX (5/13/2021) – A driver was injured and cases of beer spilled across Highway 35 Thursday morning in Aransas Pass.

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The accident happened near Moore Road when a car pulled out in front of an 18-wheeler. 

The tractor trailer overturned, spilling cases of beer. A pickup truck towing a boat then hit the front axle of the tractor. 

The pickup truck driver was pinned in the cab and was taken to the hospital for treatment. 

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

Truck Accident Lawyers 

According to Texas Law, drivers have a responsibility to drive with caution and care everywhere they go. This is called Due Care. When drivers exercise reckless behavior, such as the case above, the consequences are deadly. Pulling out in front of a dangerous vehicle, such as an 18-wheeler, is a risky action. 

Truck accidents are scary situations for any motorist; averaging a weight of 40 tons, 18-wheelers can cause great, catastrophic damage if involved in a wreck with another vehicle. Pulling out in front of 18-wheelers should be avoided at all costs, since their ability to brake is slower due to their heavy weight. 

If you or a loved one has endured moderate to severe personal injuries, or someone you love lost their life in a rear-end semi-truck accident, reach out to the skilled truck accident attorneys at Sutliff & Stout to uncover what your case is worth. Our utmost priorities are to defend you, protect you and your family, and uphold your rights when you need it most. When you’re ready to have an aggressive advocate on your side, contact us for a free, no-obligation case review.

Source: Houston Chronicle

About the Author

Hank Stout co-founded Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm, to protect and pursue the rights of people who were harmed by the carelessness of others. Mr. Stout is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and has been actively trying cases for over fifteen years. In recognition of his accomplishments and results, he has been selected by Thompson Reuters as a Super Lawyer since 2014 (a distinction given to less than 1% of the lawyers in the state of Texas) and has been selected as Lead Counsel. To learn more, read Hank's full bio here.

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