According to recent news reports from Aberdeen Maryland 31-year-old Joseph Anthony Moor of Havre de Grace was killed on Wednesday Jan. 19 when his Ford pickup truck hit the side of a tractor-trailer. The fatal trucking accident happened at the intersection of Aberdeen Thruway and Post Road. Moor died at the Scene of the Accident. The driver of the semi-truck Wayne Todd Jr. of Baltimore was not injured. The Aberdeen Police Dept. Crash Team the Maryland Transportation Authority Police and the Maryland State Police are all investigating the cause of the fatal accident.
When fatal tractor-trailer accidents occur a number of investigations will be conducted. An independent investigation may also be conducted in order to determine who if any the liable parties were that may have contributed to the tragic outcome of this wreck. 18-wheeler accidents can have many causes sometimes involving multiple parties depending on the specific circumstances of a wreck. A drowsy driver another reckless driver on the road a shifting load or a mechanical failure are all common causes for wrecks. A third-party investigation may be able to ascertain whether or not such issues may have played a role in this fatal semi-truck accident.