2 critically hurt in Lee Co. fiery SUV crash with tractor-trailer 

LEE COUNTY, TX – A man and a woman were left in critical condition after their SUV caught on fire upon colliding with a tractor-trailer carrying barrels of crude oil Sunday. 

This collision occurred before 11 a.m. at the U.S. 290 and FM 180 Road intersection, according to KBTX. In preliminary details, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office indicated that the truck was trying to merge on eastbound U.S. 290 when they collided with the SUV. 

Giddings Fire Department, South Lee County Fire Department, and Lincoln Fire Department were all able to extinguish the flames. 

Giddings Police, the Texas Department of Public Safety,d Fayette County EMS also responded to the scene. 

Authorities did not confirm if the truck driver was injured. 

Have you sustained injuries, or were you involved in a truck collision that was caused by another driver? You could have grounds for pursuing a claim and recovering compensation for lost wages, medical bills, lost income, and much more. A Texas tractor-trailer accident lawyer is ready to assist you with your next steps. A free consultation can act as the framework for your potential legal plan of action. Call Truck Accident Lawyers LLC at (888)774-5836 or reach out online to start the process. 

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