Pasadena, CA – Truck Rollover Crash Kills Driver on 210 Freeway
Pasadena, CA (September 12, 2018) – In Pasadena on Tuesday, September 11, a truck rollover crash took place on the 210 Freeway that led to the loss of life in one person, the driver of the truck. The accident was reported around 6:30 p.m. that evening in the area of Lake Avenue.
The California Highway Patrol stated that a tractor-trailer was headed on the roadway traveling around 60 mph when it suddenly struck a GMC truck in the westbound lanes of the 210 Freeway.
The semi-truck rolled over following the accident, which caused the driver to become trapped inside. The paramedics came to the scene and when they discovered the operator of the big rig, they pronounced him dead at the scene.
The accident continues to be investigated at this time.
Pasadena Truck Accident
We wish to extend our condolences to the family and friends of a loved one whose life has been taken too soon in a California truck accident. Every year, hundreds of these serious accidents take place on our roadways.
You have many options if you are someone who has lost a loved one in a serious truck-related accident. There are many causes of these accidents such as driver fatigue when a truck driver has spent too many hours on a roadway, speeding, and poor loading when somebody has improperly loaded cargo on the back of the truck. Any of these reasons can cause a serious and life-threatening truck accident.
If you have been injured in one of these catastrophic accidents, you have many rights to compensation when it comes to your claim. However, you will need strong legal representation on your side to help battle the truck company’s insurance company and attorney and help you receive the compensation you deserve. Losing a loved one is never an easy task, and it is important to have somebody on your side who understands that you have rights.
At the Los Angeles Injury Group, we work to get you every bit of compensation that you deserve so that you can work toward recovery after losing a loved one in a truck accident. We understand just how devastating these cases can be. Call us for more information on how we can help you at this time at 310-954-7248.