Austin, TX - One Seriously Injured in Crash with Semi-Truck at I-35 & Riverside Dr

Austin, TX (March 30, 2023) - One person was hospitalized after a two-vehicle crash in Austin on Tuesday morning, March 28. 

The collision was reported at the intersection of Interstate 35 and Riverside Drive at around 6:15 a.m. It was reported that a gray pickup truck collided with an 18-wheeler, and the impact caused the pickup to catch fire. An adult victim was pinned inside the vehicle. 

The injured party was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center in serious condition. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Semi-Truck Accidents in Texas

Austin, TX - One Seriously Injured in Crash with Semi-Truck at I-35 & Riverside DrAccording to TxDOT, there were 5,620 accidents involving semi-trucks in Texas in 2022. On the state's highways and roads, there were 6,710 motor vehicle collisions in Texas. A total of 1,228 people died as a result of the 928 fatal accidents, which is roughly double the national average. In order to begin working on your case, speak with a lawyer as soon as possible if you or a loved one suffered injuries in a semi-truck collision.

Accident victims too frequently pass over their compensation demands to insurance claim adjusters. The goal of an insurance agent is to reduce the expenses that the company is responsible for. They are not trying to make accident victims' lives better. The best interests of you and your family frequently collide with their duties to the insurance business for which they work. Insurance firms frequently provide clients without attorneys with much smaller settlement amounts than is reasonable and regularly go above and beyond what the law and the insurance policy permit.

The vast majority of individuals are unaware of the subtleties of insurance claims and how they may apply in various situations, as well as Texas' incredibly complicated judicial system. Even individuals with experience in these types of cases frequently lack the essential training to comprehend a personal injury claim's complexities in full. Before taking any further action, it is imperative that you consult with a lawyer skilled in handling cases similar to yours.

The Rasansky Law Firm is committed to providing the best legal support available to the families of individuals injured in semi-truck accidents. One of our passionate and skilled Austin truck accident attorneys can handle your case if you want to stand the best chance of winning the biggest settlement and recovering fully after a serious 18-wheeler collision. Our lawyers are prepared to defend your rights and take on a powerful insurance company. To schedule a free consultation, contact our personal injury attorneys as soon as possible at (214) 617-1886. Our legal team will see to it that the correct steps are taken in handling your case and that the culprit is prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.



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