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Understanding Interstate Motor Carriers in Texas

Being involved in a truck accident in Texas can be a stressful and traumatic experience. Between recovery and the claims process, you may become overwhelmed with the complexity of commercial vehicle regulations and how they affect your case. At Tawney, Acosta & Chaparro P.C., our Texas truck accident attorneys know the information you need to help build your case....

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New Mexico Car Inspection Laws

Since the mid-60s, states across the country have passed vehicle inspection laws to help reduce pollution. As of 2021, more than 30 states require some form of emissions testing, including the state of New Mexico. Here’s what you need to know about the emissions inspection for cars in New Mexico and whether they apply to your vehicle. Current Inspection...

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Steps to Take After a Texas Truck Accident

If you don’t know what to do after a truck accident in TX, you might feel overwhelmed. Truck accidents have the potential to be very traumatic, and it may be difficult to face the aftermath on your own. At Tawney, Acosta & Chaparro P.C., we represent victims who need help navigating the claims process and pursuing the compensation they...

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Texas Truck Accident Guide

Due to its sheer size, Texas has some of the longest highways in the United States. While this greatly increases interstate commerce, it also increases the risk of serious accidents with commercial trucks. The likelihood of being involved in an 18-wheeler accident today, tomorrow, or sometime in the future is high—Texas has an average of 125 truck accidents per...

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One Seriously Injured in Arlington Accident

Arlington, TX — A crash occurred around 8 am on the 2300 block of S. SH 360. A BMW was traveling southbound on 360 when it stalled in a lane of traffic. Then a Toyota Tacoma suddenly ran into the BMW from behind. The driver of the BMW was transported to a local hospital in serious condition. The driver...

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Wrong Way Driver Dies in Fiery Crash

Willis, TX — A 21-year old man crashed in an 18-wheeler during a fiery wrong-way collision on Interstate 45 late Wednesday night. Unfortunately the crash was severe and the man died on the scene. Police are still investigating the crash. Source: KHOU 11 Contact a Car Accident Lawyer If you or someone you love was injured in an accident, you...

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Five Vehicle Wreck Leaving Two Dead

Smith County, TX — On Tuesday afternoon a five-vehicle wreck took place. A vehicle was traveling east on SH 31 and another heading west on SH 31. At one point a vehicle was rear-ended causing it to go in the westbound lane where it struck another vehicle. Two people, Fernando Martinez, 14, and Julia Martinez, 33, were both identified dead...

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8 Dead, Many Injured After Crowd Surge at Astroworld Festival

Houston, TX — At least eight people died and hundreds were injured Friday night during a crowd surge at the Astroworld Festival. The incident occurred at around 9 PM CT during a performance by Travis Scott at NRG Park. According to Houston Fire Chief Sam Peña, “The crowd for whatever reason began to push and surge toward the front...

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Vehicles Caught on Fire Leaving Two Dead

Wichita Falls, TX — Kenneth Askew, 58, was driving at a high rate of speed going northbound attempting to pass other vehicles. The vehicle then collided with a van going southbound by a Weatherford local. Both vehicles caught on fire and burned. Both drivers died at the scene. Source: Time Record News Contact a Car Accident Lawyer If you...

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Vehicle Caught on Fire Causing Death

Wichita Falls, TX, — On Highway 281 around 6:45 pm, an accident occurred. A Nissan vehicle caught on fire and the driver was pronounced dead when police arrived at the scene. Another person involved in the accident was transported to a nearby hospital. Police are still investigating the crash. Contact a Car Accident Lawyer If you or someone you love...

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