BEDMINSTER, NJ- Three tractor trailers collided while traveling eastbound on I-78 in Bedminster, killing one driver on Wednesday night, according to local media sources.
A 2013 Freightliner, a 2020 Freightliner, and a 2015 Volvo crashed near milepost 29.4, rear ending each other on the highway. This sent the 2013 Freightliner and the Volvo off the right side of the road. The cab of the 2013 Freightliner was entirely engulfed and resulted in fatal injuries to the driver. The other drivers did not report injuries.
The cause of this accident is still under investigation. The identity of the victim has not been released. We will be monitoring for updates.
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Note: This blog reports on the types of cases our firm has extensive experience handling. It is painful to learn of the prevalence of these serious accidents, and it is our sincere hope that future catastrophes can be avoided. Our blog posts are written from scouring recent news stories. As more information is revealed, these stories may be updated. If the information in this blog article is outdated or false, please let us know so we can add updates or corrections.
Disclaimer: By showing the frequency of these serious accidents, Brach Eichler Injury Lawyers hopes that more will be done to prevent them. Another aim is to give readers information that can be used to help them reduce the likelihood they are involved in a serious accident. Content on our blog is not legal advice.