There were 5 vehicles involved including 2 motorcycles, 2 cars and an 18-wheeler that resulted in huge traffic delays. For more information click <here> to watch the news report.
Any accident involving an 18-wheeler or other large trucks has the potential to cause severe & catastrophic injuries. An average 18-wheeler can weigh up to 80,000 lbs. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety states about 1 in 10 highway deaths involve accidents with 18-wheelers. It is estimated that more than 400,000 accidents involving these large commercial trucks occur every year.
If you or a loved one has been involved in an 18-wheeler accident, call Pepper & Odom Law Firm now and speak with one of our 18-wheeler Accident Attorneys today. We offer hospital and home visits for your convenience.
In Mississippi call or Ridgeland, MS office at 601-202-1111 or in Alabama call our Birmingham, AL office at 888-498-4516