News: Semi-truck fire blocks lane on I-10 in Channelview

News: Semi-truck fire blocks lane on I-10 in Channelview

Posted on Thursday, January 20th, 2022 at 7:28 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Rush-hour commuters in east Houston faced delays resulting from a semi-truck crash and fire this morning.

According to Total Traffic Houston, the incident took place shortly before 10 a.m. on the eastbound lanes of the interstate near the exit to Uvalde Street.

Few details about the cause of the crash are available at this time. However, traffic delays were reported in the area for some time afterward while crews worked to clear the scene.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston car accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Tanker truck flips, spills fuel in Spring

Posted on Wednesday, January 5th, 2022 at 7:13 pm    

SPRING, TX – A tanker truck overturned in the Spring area early Wednesday morning, spilling fuel across the roadway.

According to NTV News, the crash took place in the 27700 block of East Hardy Road, near the Grand Parkway at about 2:40 a.m.

It is unclear at this time what caused the truck to overturn. However, hazmat crews were called to the scene after two to three-thousand gallons of fuel were spilled by the truck.

It is unclear at this time if any injuries were sustained in the wreck.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston car accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Overturned 18-wheeler blocks TX-225

Posted on Friday, December 17th, 2021 at 6:12 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A load of concrete was spilled across TX-225 after a semi-truck overturned this morning.

According to KTRK, the crash took place some time before 10 p.m. on the westbound lanes of the roadway near the Center Street overpass.

It is unclear at this time what caused the truck to overturn.

At least two inbound lanes were closed as a result of the crash, causing significant delays in the area.

No injuries were mentioned in the report.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston car accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: 2-vehicle crash blocks multiple lanes at EB FM 2920 and Cardinal Dr

Posted on Thursday, November 11th, 2021 at 9:10 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to Houston TranStar, the right shoulder and right lane of traffic at FM 2920 and Cardinal Dr was blocked by a two-vehicle crash and hazmat spill on Thursday.

The wreck blocked the right shoulder and right lane of traffic. One of the two vehicles involved in the incident was a semi-truck. It was reported to authorities around 9 a.m.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston trucking accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: First responders dispatched to minor accident near Summerwood

Posted on Wednesday, November 10th, 2021 at 11:15 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Constables were called to the scene of a minor accident at Madera Run Pkwy and Hickory Arroyo Tuesday, HCSO Precinct 4 reports.

The incident involved a semi-truck and a sedan. It is unclear if anyone was hurt in the collision.

Authorities have not disclosed additional details.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston trucking accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: At least 1 person dead after hit-and-run truck crash near Dobbin

Posted on Sunday, November 7th, 2021 at 9:28 pm    

DOBBIN, TX (MONTGOMERY COUNTY) – At least one fatality was reported following a hit-and-run accident involving an 18-wheeler truck driver in Montgomery County on Friday night.

According to information from the Montgomery County Police Reporter, the crash occurred near Dobbin on eastbound Texas Highway 105 near S Mt. Mariah Road at about 7:30 p.m. The driver of an 18-wheeler truck carrying a lowboy trailer was making a left turn onto TX-105 when it was struck by the driver of a pickup truck. The 18-wheeler then continued without stopping to render aid.

Authorities pronounced at least one victim deceased following the collision.

Police are searching for the lowboy trailer and the suspect as they investigate the accident. They are asking those with information about the suspect, vehicle, or the accident to contact the Montgomery County District’s Attorney’s Office – Vehicular Crimes Division or the Department of Public Safety (DPS).

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News: Victim of October crash on North Lp East dies

Posted on Thursday, November 4th, 2021 at 9:45 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to Houston Police, the woman who was critically injured at 1600 North Loop East on October 15 has died.

The driver of a Dodge Avenger was driving east on North Lp East when they rear-ended the back of a semi-truck stopped at a light on Hardy St.

First responders were called to the scene around 3:35 p.m. They transported the 87-year-old female passenger to an area hospital, where she died on November 3.

The incident is under investigation by the Vehicular Crimes Division of the Houston Police Department.

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News: Rollover semi-truck crash closes down Southwest Fwy

Posted on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021 at 11:32 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Emergency crews responded to a rollover semi-truck crash Wednesday morning on Southwest Fwy near Fannin St, KHOU reports.

The semi-truck driver was hauling sheet metal at the time of the crash.

Authorities have not released details on the cause of the crash at this time.

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News: Train conductor dies following crash with semi-truck on Federal Rd

Posted on Friday, October 29th, 2021 at 9:22 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Click 2 Houston reports that a train conductor is dead following a collision with a semi-truck at 1700 Federal Rd Friday.

According to investigators, the conductor may have been pinned against the truck as the train was backing out of a rail yard.

First responders pronounced the conductor dead at the scene around 4:05 a.m.

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News: Truck driver fatally runs over pedestrian near Greater East End

Posted on Thursday, October 28th, 2021 at 9:08 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to KTRK, a concrete mixer driver fatally collided with a pedestrian at Navigation Blvd and Wayside Dr Thursday.

The incident happened around 9 a.m.

Following the crash, the driver cooperated with the police.

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