After a semi truck accident, there are some things you should collect as evidence that can greatly influence the outcome of your semi truck accident case. Semi truck drivers hold a greater responsibility than drivers of a standard size vehicle. Safety regulations and industry standards have a significant influence in the outcome of a semi…

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A truck accident south of Malad occurred on I-15. Idaho State Police reported a semi truck pulling three trailers was involved in an accident while traveling southbound. The driver of a pickup truck struck the last trailer, drove off the right shoulder and then down the embankment finally coming to rest after rolling. The driver…

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Idaho State Police reported a driver made an abrupt lane change which caused a fatal semi truck accident in Pocatello. Officials say a car made a sudden lane change in front of a semi truck on I-15 in Pocatello. The semi truck driver did not have time to slow down and rear ended the car…

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Semi truck accidents are common and unfortunately are often deadly due to how much more weight a semi is compared to a standard vehicle. Nearly 500,000 truck accident occur in the United State each year. Of these, 5,000 are fatal truck accidents. Here are some common causes of semi truck accidents: Semi Truck Needs Maintenance…

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A semi truck accident injured an Idaho Falls man who was traveling north of American Falls last Monday. Idaho State Police reported that the injury crash occurred when a man from Idaho Falls attempted to turn in front of an oncoming semi truck. The semi truck struck the front end of the man’s car. At…

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A semi truck accident north of Idaho Falls due to medical emergency occurred on I-15 according to Idaho State Police. The driver was suffering from medical issues at the time of the accident. Troopers say the semi drove across the north and southbound lanes before going up an embankment and over a wire fence. The…

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A fatal semi truck accident on I-15 left a semi truck driver from Idaho Falls charged with vehicular manslaughter. The truck accident occurred when the semi truck driver traveling northbound veered into oncoming traffic to avoid hitting cars that had slowed in front of him. The semi truck collided head-on with a pickup truck pulling…

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Semi truck accidents and car accidents differ in many ways. Both semi truck accidents and car accidents happen frequently on Idaho roads. For instance, of the 32,000 people that died in a car accident in the U.S., nearly 5,000 of those involved a semi-truck. Consequently, 80 percent of the 500,000 semi truck accidents that occur…

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It is important to drive safely near semi trucks to avoid an accident. Semi trucks travel about 140 billion miles a year in the United States. Understandably, semi trucks are critical and necessary to be on the road to deliver goods to stores. How can a small vehicle be safe while driving near a semi…

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A truck accident occurred last Monday on Interstate 15 near Blackfoot. Idaho State Police reported two commercial vehicles being involved in the crash. A two-trailer semi was traveling southbound on I-15 when one of the wheel assemblies on the trailer separated causing the semi to travel across the median and into northbound traffic. A commercial…

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