Welder Killed When 18 Wheeler Collapses in San Antonio

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 27-Nov-2012

A worked was killed in a San Antonio accident while servicing an 18 wheeler on Tuesday morning, officials revealed.

According to police, 45-year-old Martin Medellin was a welder, who was worked beneath a semi-truck. The truck was loaded with cargo at the time of the accident, police reported.

The workplace accident occurred on AT&T Center Parkway when Medellin was working underneath the big rig and two jacks holding it up collapsed, crushing him underneath the 18 wheeler truck.

Authorities said Medellin was pronounced dead at the scene of the workplace accident in San Antonio.

According to a report by KENS5, police were still investigating the San Antonio truck accident and the victim’s family had arrived on the scene.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and loved ones of the victim killed in this tragic accident.

If you’ve been injured in a workplace accident or lost a loved one because of poor training, inadequate materials or defective equipment, call our San Antonio workplace injury law firm at 254-633-2983, contact our personal injury attorneys in San Antonio online or visit one of the 11 office locations for our truck accident law firm in Bexar County and across the state for a free case evaluation today.

Our experienced attorneys, backed by the expertise of investigators and nurses on-staff, have a proven track record helping clients who have been injured in truck accidents and the loved ones of victims who have perished in such accidents. Despite the complicated nature of truck accidents, our semi truck accident attorneys in San Antonio have the necessary experience to immediately begin gathering important information that is vital to our clients’ cases while seeking just compensation for injuries and loss. We care. We can help.

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