Author Archives: Pete Trosclair

Juan Francisco Morales, 27, Killed in 18-Wheeler Crash in Bryan, TX

27-year-old Juan Francisco Morales died last Thursday night after his 2000 Chevy truck crashed into an 18-wheeler in Bryan, Texas. According to police reports, Morales was driving the Chevy truck near the 2600 block of Texas Avenue when the 18-wheeler turned left out of a private drive to head southbound. Morales then crashed into the trailer… Read More

Train Smashes Through 18 Wheeler in Moody, Texas

The driver of an 18-wheeler escaped catastrophe Monday morning after he was forced to leave his rig moments before a train crashed into it at a railroad crossing. According to local reports, the 18-wheeler was stuck on the tracks despite the fact that trucks are prohibited from driving through the particular railway crossing, due to the… Read More

18 Wheeler Tanker Truck Crashes into Galveston-area Church

Disaster was averted last Friday when an 18-wheeler truck ran into the True Vine Ministries church in Hitchcock, Texas, in Galveston County. According to police reports, the crash took place when a passenger vehicle pulled in front of an 18-wheeler truck on Highway 6 near Avenue A, causing it to swerve and lose control. The truck then crashed into the… Read More

18-Wheeler Crashes into DART Train in Downtown Dallas, Injuring 1

One passenger and a train operator were injured Thursday morning when a Dallas Area Rapid Transport train crashed into an 18-wheeler truck. According to a DART train operator, the accident occurred when the 18-wheeler truck ran a red light downtown near Houston Street at about 6:30 a.m., ad crashed into the southbound Blue Line train. The crash… Read More

3 Teenagers Killed in Memphis, Tennessee 18-Wheeler Crash

Three teenagers, aged 16 and 17, were killed yesterday after a multi-vehicle accident took place on E. Holmes road near Crumpler Road in Memphis, Tennessee. According to police, the three teenagers were driving a car that was reported as stolen Tuesday morning. Two handguns, one of them also stolen, were also found in the vehicle. Authorities stated that… Read More

Car Pinned Under 18-Wheeler After Alamo Heights Collision

A minor accident took place in Alamo Heights in San Antonio on Monday when a car ran underneath the trailer of an 18-wheeler and became pinned. According to news reports, an 18-wheeler truck was backing up in an H-E-B parking lot at Nacogdoches Road and Rockhill Drive, when a car drove under the trailer and became… Read More