NJ dump truck crashes into van, killing woman in wheelchair
Hawthorne, NJ, 6/2/05 — A dump truck crashed into a van full of disabled adults, which then burst into flames. A disabled woman who was killed was in a wheelchair behind the van’s front passenger seat. Eight others were injured. Authorities suspect the truck’s brakes failed. See article.
The Shigley Law Firm represents plaintiffs in wrongful death and catastrophic injury cases statewide in Georgia, and in other states subject to the multijurisdictional practice and pro hac vice rules in each state. Ken Shigley was designated as a “SuperLawyer” in Atlanta Magazine and one of the “Legal Elite” in Georgia Trend Magazine. He is a Certified Civil Trial Advocate of the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Chair of the Southeastern Motor Carrier Liability Institute and former chair of the Georgia Insurance Law Institute. He particularly focuses on cases arising from truck wrecks and accidents (tractor trailers truck wrecks, semi truck wrecks,18 wheeler truck wrecks, big rig truck wrecks, log truck wrecks, dump truck wrecks).