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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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Lake Charles 18-Wheeler Crash Leaves One Dead

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18-Wheeler Accidents on the Rise Earlier this month an 18-wheeler accident in Lake Charles left one dead, again bringing into question how dangerous highways have become. The two 18-wheelers owned by Suppleer Services, LLC went off the right guardrail on the I-10 bridge, resulting in the death of Jack C. Powell of Vinton. According to the Lake Charles Police, Powell …