Two Tractor Trailer Collisions Shut Down Highway 401 in Chatham Kent

bright blue police car lightTwo serious collisions involving tractor trailers and several other vehicles closed portions of Highway 401 in Chatham Kent twice over the weekend.

Tractor trailer collisions such as these can have devastating consequences and require the experienced legal guidance of a reputable truck accident lawyer. At Greg Monforton & Partners, our Windsor truck accident lawyers have decades of experience investigating serious collisions involving tractor trailers and other vehicles. We know what it takes to build a successful case for our clients.

Highway 401 Accidents

On Friday, July 28, Canada’s busiest highway was closed for more than two hours after a collision involving five tractor trailers at Merlin Road in Tilbury.

According to reports, the accident happened when one tractor trailer came to a stop in a construction zone, causing another truck to slam into the back of it. Three other tractor trailers were also involved.

The multi-vehicle collision sent three drivers to the hospital with minor injuries.

Just a few days later, on Sunday, July 30, a five-vehicle collision on Highway 401 near Chatham sent two people to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

According to reports, a tractor trailer collided with a pick-up truck traveling in the same direction, leading to a chain reaction of collisions involving five vehicles.

Contact Our Windsor Truck Accident Lawyers

After a truck accident, it is important to contact an experienced personal injury lawyer who can advise you of your legal options and help protect your legal rights.

There are often many factors that can cause a truck accident, and only an experienced lawyer will be able to thoroughly investigate the crash and all involved parties to determine the cause of the collision and who should be held liable. In some cases, more than one party may have played a role in the accident.

The accomplished Windsor personal injury lawyers at Greg Monforton & Partners have decades of experience fighting for those who have been injured because of another’s negligence, and we will work tirelessly to help you fight for the maximum compensation you need.

We know that truck accidents can cause a variety of injuries that may require expensive medical care, and our team understands the unique challenges injury victims face. Through our decades of experience, we have recovered millions in compensation, helping our clients obtain the medical care they need for their injuries.

Contact Greg Monforton & Partners today to schedule a free, no obligation consultation to discuss how we can help you after a truck accident. We work on a contingency fee basis and will not charge you any fees unless we obtain compensation for you.

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