Month: November 2015

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  • November
    30 2015

    Holiday Week Sees Several Fatal Texas Truck Wrecks

    The recent Thanksgiving holiday was a sad one for many families who lost loved ones in fatal Texas truck wrecks across the state. The driver of a U.S. Postal Service 18 wheeler died Sunday in a fatal Texas truck wreck when his rig struck a barrier and caught fire. Last week, a Marble Falls man […]

  • November
    23 2015

    Fatal 18 Wheeler Accident Kills Heavy Metal Band Tour Bus Driver

    The tour bus driver for the heavy metal band The Ghost Inside was killed in a fatal 18 wheeler accident near El Paso last week. Gregory Hoke, the tour bus driver, and Steven Cunningham, the driver of the tractor trailer both perished in the fatal 18 wheeler accident. Three members of the band were transported […]

  • November
    16 2015

    Fire Truck Accidents Among Leading Causes of Deaths Among Firefighters, EMTs

    A study from the National Fire Protection Association found that fire truck accidents were responsible for one-fifth of the deaths of firefighters in the line of duty. The data found that nearly 200 of the 829 firefighter deaths in the last ten years could be attributed to fire truck accidents. Fire truck accidents were responsible […]

  • November
    09 2015

    Driver In Fatal 18 Wheeler Accident Faces Homicide Charges

    The driver in a Louisiana fatal 18 wheeler accident faces several charges, including negligent homicide, reckless operation of a motor vehicle, and felony hit-and-run. Daniel Alex Coy, 25, of Gulfport, Mississippi, was arrested last week in connection with a fatal 18 wheeler accident involving his pickup truck and two tractor trailers. One of the tractor […]

  • November
    02 2015

    Texas 18 Wheeler Accidents Leave 2 Dead, Several Injured

    A series of Texas 18 wheeler accidents across the state last week led to at least two fatalities and numerous injuries. An accident in San Antonio left the driver of a Dodge Charger wedged under a tractor trailer for several hours. In Hardin County, the driver of a 2010 Volkswagen was hospitalized after a Texas […]