Tractor Trailer – Van Accident Kills 5 Children and Their Foster Father
According to the Colorado State Patrol, a passenger van carrying 13 people struck the back of atractor trailer on the highway. The accident killed the driver and five of his foster children. Seven other individuals were transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
The tractor trailer driver was also taken to the hospital for treatment and released.
Officials are still investigating the cause of the accident, but cell phone usage has been ruled out at this time.
Auto accidents, especially those involving tractor trailers can result in tragedy like the injury or death of innocent individuals. The Atlanta law firm of Pope & Howard P.C. only accepts cases involving catastrophic injuries or death because they believe that by limiting the number of cases they handle, they can maximize compensation for:
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