According to the Associated Press, an Arkansas man was killed when he was run over by a semitrailer in a bar parking lot near Fort Smith. On April 5, 2011, the driver exited the bar and attempted to drive home with his wife.¬† Other bar patrons tried to prevent him from driving because they believed he was too intoxicated to drive and placed him in his wife‚Äôs semitrailer to calm him down.¬† He found a spare key and then started the semitrailer.¬† The victim tried to stop the man from driving by pulling the wires on the back of the cab.¬† However, he was run over and killed.¬† The driver has been charged with manslaughter.
If you have lost a loved one in an accident with a tractor trailer truck in Jonesboro or Eastern Arkansas, call the Arkansas semitrailer accident attorneys at Nahon, Saharovich, and Trotz at (870) 931-0500 or 1-800-LAW-4004.¬† Nahon, Saharovich, and Trotz, also known as NST Law, knows how to handle tragic car accident cases that result in the death of others and has over twenty years experience with these types of lawsuits.¬† Any time a moving vehicle comes into contact with a person, fatal consequences can result.¬† NST lawyers fight for surviving family members to receive maximum damages for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering resulting from the death of their loved one.
NST Law has the resources to effectively handle your case and help you obtain maximum compensation at trial or by settlement.¬† First, Team NST has knowledge of Arkansas laws and regulations.¬† Arkansas Dram Shop laws can hold a bar liable for the actions of its customers.¬† For example, if a bar knowingly serves alcohol to a visibly drunk customer, the bar could be held responsible for any damages caused by that customer.¬† In addition to this knowledge, NST lawyers can consult with experts to prove a driver‚Äôs negligence.¬† For example, your NST lawyer can retain a toxicologist to help determine if a driver was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the accident. Proving negligence helps clients recover all of the damages they are legally entitled to.
Nahon, Saharovich, and Trotz is a large plaintiff‚Äôs law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of surviving family members of loved ones killed in Arkansas car accidents. For a free consultation on your case, call the Arkansas auto accident attorneys at Nahon, Saharovich, and Trotz at¬†(870) 931-0500 or 1-800-LAW-4004 today.