Truck Driver Charged With Intoxication Manslaughter After Stopping 18-Wheeler on Highway, Causing 1 Death

Truck driver Dwayne Simon, 37, was arrested Tuesday morning after stopping his 18-wheeler in the middle of US Highway 75 in Dallas, leading to another driver’s death. The Dallas Observer stated that Mr. Simon parked his truck in the middle of the northbound lanes of the highway and failed to turn on his flashers at about […]

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Alex Willett, 55, and John Mack, 53, Killed in Louisiana Wreck Involving Four 18-Wheelers

Two Texans were killed early Monday morning after a fiery crash took place involving four 18-wheelers on Interstate 10 in west Baton Rouge. They were identified as Alex Willett, 55, from Orange, Texas, and John Mack, 53, from Beaumont, Texas. According to police reports, the wreck occurred when Willett failed to slow down as he […]

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Truck Driver Suffers Medical Emergency, Killed After Crashing into Houston-area Restaurant

A truck driver was killed Thursday after crashing his 18-wheeler truck into a restaurant in Fort Bend County, near Houston. According to the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office, the unidentified driver smashed into an unoccupied Japanese restaurant at about 9 a.m. The 18-wheeler, hauling liquid nitrogen, was moving southbound on Grand Parkway when it crossed […]

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Multi-Car Pileup Shuts Down I-35E

Last Wednesday morning Interstate 35E was shut down after a multi-vehicle pileup took place. According to NBC DFW, at least seven vehicles were involved, and at least one driver was found pinned in their vehicle, said Dallas Fire-Rescue. The cause of the wreck has not yet been officially determined. Photos of the traffic showed vehicles […]

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