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Six People Injured when Truck Overturns, Loses Load in Asheville, NC

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What Happened:

On Monday, August 6, 2012, a truck overturned on Meadow Rd. in Asheville, NC. Two cars were hit by the rig and the scrap metal it was hauling when the truck crash occurred. Six people, including the truck driver were injured. Police have charged the truck driver who caused the accident with wanton disregard and reckless driving because he was speeding.

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The Virginia Injury Lawyer’s Perspective:

Accidents involving large commercial trucks are often more dangerous and more deadly due to the size and weight of the truck and its cargo. Filing claims or lawsuits for injuries caused by truck wrecks can be challenging because the company that employed the truck driver may also be partially at fault in the accident. Our North Carolina truck accident attorneys have handled numerous cases like this one and are experienced in dealing with multiple defendants and insurance companies.

Potentially Helpful Info:

This guide, “Best Truck Accident Guide: What You Need to Know if Hurt in a Truck Wreck,” discusses what you should do if you are injured in a NC truck accident.

Have Questions? Check Out Our Firm’s FAQs:

Our NC personal injury attorneys know that victims of truck accidents are going to have questions, but may be hesitant to contact a lawyer at first. Our knowledgeable professionals provide answers to many common questions that people ask when they are injured in a truck wreck.


Richard N. Shapiro
North Carolina Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Lawyer Rated as a Best Lawyer for Injury Law
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