Two Injured in Fiery 18 Wheeler Accident in San Antonio on SE Loop 410

An 18 wheeler accident involving an SUV sent two people to the hospital on Monday evening when the SUV slid beneath the big rig, which drug the passenger vehicle before flipping off a nearby bridge. Both vehicles caught fire as a result of the collision.

The SUV involved in the San Antonio accident on SE Loop 410 was identified as a Dodge Durango, officials reported.

The driver of the 18 wheeler was transported to San Antonio Military Medical Center for the treatment of injuries he sustained in the wreck. The driver of the Dodge Durango was transported to a different local hospital. No update on their conditions was provided at the time of the report.

Authorities were forced to close down Loop 410 in order to clean up debris and fuel that was spilled in the San Antonio truck crash.

Vehicle Fire Attorneys TX | Auto Defect Lawyers in Texas

Often, when victims of a car accident endure injuries, they may have survived the initial crash, only to fall victim to a vehicle fire sparked afterwards. Vehicles are designed with standards and equipment that should protect occupants from subsequent injuries, such as auto electrical fires sparked following a collision.

Bad equipment within a vehicle and poor design can sometimes lead to automobile fires that leave victims with lifelong injuries and take the lives of other victims. Some auto defects leading to such fires may have been prevented with the prioritization of consumers over profit.

If you or someone you love has experienced injuries as a result of a defective vehicle fire, call our auto accident attorneys in San Antonio, Austin, Waco and statewide Texas for a free initial case evaluation. Our team of experience product liability lawyers have years of experience helping loved ones answer important questions about the accidents, injuries and deaths of their loved ones, resulting from an auto defect. Don’t wait. Call 24/7! We care. We can help.

Facebooktwittergoogle_pluspinterestlinkedinmail

Other Blogs


Back to Top