When equipment and items fall off 18 wheelers, you may have a personal injury claim and a property damage claim for your vehicle.

Posted on July 14, 2020

No one hurt after pole crashes through car windshield in Midland

MIDLAND, Texas (KOSA) – It was a scary situation for two women driving home from the Southside Walmart in Midland on Monday morning.

A metal pole that was on top of a truck turning into a parking lot came loose and went straight through their car’s front windshield.

The car had come to a stop as the driver was waiting to turn.

No one was hurt in the accident.

Both women tell CBS7 they’re okay but still in shock after experiencing it


While the rise in oil and gas production benefits our local economies and provides numerous jobs for West Texas, New Mexico, and th Permian Basin, the increase also brings increased accidents involving equipment falling off 18 wheeler tractor trailers as well as car crashes, , oilfield accidents, and tank battery fires. In the last few years, the rise in oil and gas production has greatly increased crashes on Highway 285, or the Death Highway, that runs through Artesia and Carlsbad in Eddy County, New Mexico as well as Pecos, Mentone, Orla, and Kermit n Winkler and Reeves County.

If you or a loved one have been injured in an oilfield accident or a crash while working in the oilfield and oil patch, you may be entitled to compensation. Our lawyers are experts in handling oilfield accidents and oilfield injury cases and are available to evaluate your claim. Contact us today for a free case review