Gonzales, LA (August 14, 2019) – On Tuesday morning, August 13th, police responded to the scene of an accident that took place on I-10 involving a box truck.
Police claim that the accident took place in the westbound lanes and involved a box truck and a flatbed trailer. The box truck overturned in the accident.
Louisiana State Police said that the accident took place in the early morning hours and that the left lane of traffic was blocked around 10:15 a.m. Backups stretched for approximately five miles.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time. Authorities have not disclosed the nature or severity of the victims’ injuries sustained in the accident.
Our sincerest thoughts and prayers are extended to the parties injured in this accident.
Truck accidents do not happen as commonly as other types of accidents on our roads but, when they do occur, they tend to lead to catastrophic results. Truck drivers are some of the most sleep-deprived individuals in charge of large vehicles that are capable of causing serious crashes. If you have been injured in a Louisiana truck accident, it might be time to speak to a legal professional about your legal options moving forward.
Our Fisher Injury Lawyers understand that there is nothing that compares to a serious truck accident, and we understand how one of these accidents can turn your life upside-down. If you believe that another party, such as a driver or company, is responsible for your accident, we want you to know that you have rights moving forward. Please reach out to us at 225-766-1234 for more information on how we can assist you.
Note: To write and construct these stories, we utilize a variety of sources including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accidents. As we are not present on the scene, these accounts may not reflect the reality of the situation or the injuries sustained. If you notice any discrepancies between our content and the accident, please inform our office as soon as possible and we will make the necessary corrections.
Disclaimer: Fisher Injury Lawyers is an involved member of our local community, and as such, our intent is always to improve the lives and safety of those in our community. These accidents are a devastating reality of life in our cities and across our state. Our hearts go out to all those affected by them. We hope that by casting a light on these accidents, we will encourage others to take more care in their daily lives to avoid accidents in the future. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information included in them should not be construed as legal or medical advice. If you’ve been involved in an accident, you should contact a qualified attorney to discuss the specifics of your case. We wish the best for all those affected by these accidents. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.