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$100+ Million Awarded in Texas Truck Accident

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Over the summer a jury in Texas may have set the record for the largest penalty ever awarded in a trucking accident – $101 million. The case involved an oil services company – FTS International – that owns a fleet of trucks that carry various materials required to frack a well. The truck driver, William Acker, ran into the back …

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18-Wheeler Crash on I-35 near Downtown Austin

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18-Wheeler Causes Messy Morning Commute 18-wheelers are a common sight on Texas highways like I-35 and I-30. In fact, just last week I-35 was shut down outside of Austin because of an 18-wheeler rollover accident downtown. Making an already messy commute even more of a headache, the 18-wheeler had crashed and partially overturned on I-35 downtown. The incident happened around …