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Find the latest news and safety alerts involving semi-truck and tractor trailer accidents. If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident and you would like more information about your legal rights, please contact us.

Foxworth Accident Meadview AZ

Tanker Truck Strikes Several Cars as it Rolls, Seven Injured

Van O'Steen
August 8, 2017

A tanker truck carrying 8,000 gallons of jet fuel rolled over several vehicles in south Phoenix on Monday morning, injuring seven people.  The accident occurred on Lower Buckeye Road between 59th and 63rd Avenues.

Foxworth Accident Meadview AZ

Karen Foxworth and Charles Foxworth Killed, Three Injured in Tanker Crash

Van O'Steen
August 2, 2017

Karen and Charles Foxworth, ages 60 and 59 respectively, were killed early Wednesday afternoon when their car crashed into an empty gas tanker on Diamond Bar Road. 

Wickenburg Arizona

Two Killed in Accident with Semi-Truck Near Wickenburg

Van O'Steen
July 28, 2017

Two people, as-yet unidentified, were killed Friday morning when the car in which they were occupants crossed the centerline of U.S. 93 and struck a semi-truck head-on. The tragic accident occurred near the junction of SR-71 northwest of Wickenburg.

Kaillie Plante Nicholas Minard Accident Arizona

Kaillie Plante and Nicholas Minard Killed, Four Injured in Semi-Truck Accident

Jonathan V. O'Steen
July 26, 2017

Nicholas Minard and Kaillie Plante were both killed on SR-87 when the driver of a lumber truck ran a red light and struck two passenger vehicles. Those two vehicles were propelled into two other vehicles.  The tragic accident occurred at Shea Boulevard near Scottsdale.

Truck Accident Phoenix AZ

One Dead After Pickup Rear-Ends Semi-Truck

James R. Harrison
July 13, 2017

The driver of a pickup truck has died from injuries he received when his truck collided with the back of a semi-truck on westbound I-10. The accident occurred about 2:00 a.m. on Wednesday on I-10 near 51st Avenue.

Tonopah Accident

Trucking Accident on I-10 Near Tonopah Claims One Life

Jonathan V. O'Steen
July 7, 2017

One person is dead after a double-trailer semi-truck struck the rear of a pickup in the westbound lanes of I-10 near 339th Avenue around 1:50 a.m. last Thursday.

Marcus Zaffina Accident Glendale AZ

Marcus Zaffina Killed in Glendale Accident with Flatbed Truck

Chase W. Rasmussen
June 30, 2017

Marcus Zaffina died from injuries he sustained when the car he was driving collided with a flatbed truck on Thursday afternoon near 59th Avenue and Northern. Mr. Zaffina died at the scene.

Jenna Taylor Truck Accident Gilbert AZ

Jenna Taylor Struck, Killed by Commercial Tanker Truck

Van O'Steen
May 31, 2017

Jenna Taylor was out for an early-morning bicycle ride with a friend on Wednesday when she was struck and killed by a commercial tanker truck.

Trucking Accident

Two Semis Collide in Fiery Crash in Tucson

Van O'Steen
May 22, 2017

The driver of a semi-truck pulling a trailer lost control of his big rig when its front left tire blew.  The semi rolled as it crossed the median, then came to rest in the eastbound lanes as it collided head-on with a tanker truck.   The driver of the tanker was ejected and suffered serious head injuries.

Phoenix Overpass Accident I-17

One Killed, Three Injured as Car Plunges from Overpass

Van O'Steen
March 24, 2017

Three people were seriously injured and one person was killed when a car plunged off an overpass in downtown Phoenix on Friday afternoon.

Gutierrez Accident Payson Arizona

Juan Gutierrez Killed, Lee Anne Gutierrez and Another Injured in Truck Accident

Jonathan V. O'Steen
March 22, 2017

Juan Gutierrez was killed in the early morning hours last Friday when the tractor-trailer he was driving ran off SR-87 and overturned.  The tragic accident occurred at milepost 227.8 between Phoenix and Payson.

Kingman Arizona

Paul Kramer Killed in Truck Accident Outside Kingman

Jonathan V. O'Steen
February 24, 2017

Paul Kramer died when the box truck he was driving rear-ended a tractor-trailer around 2:30 a.m. on Friday.  The accident shut down eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 about 24 miles west of Kingman in northwest Arizona near the California border.

Wendell Lewis Truck Accident

Wendell Lewis of Maricopa Killed in Utah Truck Accident

James R. Harrison
February 23, 2017

A tanker and semi-truck collided on westbound Interstate 80 in Parley’s Canyon near the Lamb’s Canyon exit on Wednesday at about 10:20 p.m.  The resulting fire burned for two hours and caused a miles-long backup of traffic.

Jose Javier Barajas-Barron Truck Accident Tucson AZ

Jose Javier Barajas-Barron Killed in Tucson Truck Accident

Ward B. Rasmussen
February 16, 2017

Jose Javier Barajas-Barron was killed on Tuesday in an accident involving a semi-truck. The crash occurred in the early evening hours at the intersection of Tangerine Road and Dove Mountain Boulevard in Marana.

Francois Elysee Christopher Talbert Truck Accident

Francois Elysee and Christopher Talbert Killed in Tractor-Trailer Accident

Jonathan V. O'Steen
October 26, 2016

Francois Elysee of Mesa, Arizona died Sunday at the scene of the crash of his tractor-trailer on Interstate 57 in Williamson County, Illinois.  Christopher Talbert, a passenger in the big rig, was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.  He died on Monday.

Aaron Anderson Accident

Aaron Anderson Killed in Truck-Van Crash

Jonathan V. O'Steen
October 20, 2016

Aaron Anderson of Williams was killed early Wednesday morning when his Chevy van was crushed between two semi-trucks on I-40.

Truck Accident Tucson AZ

Seven Vehicle Crash in Tucson Kills Three People

Ward B. Rasmussen
October 18, 2016

A seven vehicle crash, including two semi-trucks, claimed the lives of three people on Tuesday morning. The crash occurred on the westbound lanes of I-10 between Grant and Ruthrauff roads in Tucson.

Trucking Accident in Bullhead City Sends Three to Hospital

Chain Reaction Accident in Bullhead City Sends Three to Hospital

Van O'Steen
August 30, 2016

Three people were transported to a hospital after a semi-truck failed to stop at a red light Monday morning, resulting in a chain reaction accident.  Emergency crews were called to Highway 95 and Riverview Drive at about 7:00 a.m. 

Jon O'Steen

Felix Espinosa Killed Along I-17 in Camp Verde

Jonathan V. O'Steen
August 11, 2016

Felix Espinosa of Cottonwood, Arizona was killed in an apparent hit-and-run accident at the junction of SR-260 and I-17 near Camp Verde.  Arizona Department of Public Safety accident investigators speculate that Mr. Espinosa was walking along I-17 when he was struck and killed on July 31st.  

Jon O'Steen

Krystle Klain Killed by Semi-Truck While Riding Bike

Jonathan V. O'Steen
November 24, 2015

Krystle Ann Klain was struck and killed by a semi-truck early Tuesday as she was riding her bicycle eastbound on Glendale Avenue. The driver of the semi-truck fled the scene after striking her.

Jim Harrison

Benjamin Brewer's License Suspended After Truck Accident That Killed Six

James R. Harrison
July 16, 2015

Benjamin Scott Brewer, a truck driver licensed in Kentucky, was ordered on Sunday by the FMCSA to cease operating any commercial vehicles involved in interstate commerce. The FMCSA order described Brewer as "an imminent hazard to public safety."

Jon O'Steen

Christopher Berg Killed When Struck By Semi-Truck

Jonathan V. O'Steen
July 14, 2015

Christopher Berg died on June 2, 2015 as a result of injuries he received when he was struck by a large truck in the early morning on Highway 95. Mr. Berg reportedly had been walking along the highway when the accident occurred.

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