• April 25, 2022

Ruth Land Killed in Tractor-Trailer Accident in Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge, LA -- April 22, 2022, Ruth Land sustained fatal injuries in due to an accident where a car collided with a tractor-trailer.

In their initial reports, Baton Rouge Police said that the crash took place at around 1:30 a.m. at the I-12 and I-10 interchange.

Authorities said that 57-year-old Ruth Land was in a vehicle that was merging from I-10 to I-12. Somehow, that vehicle collided with a tractor-trailer while merging.

Due to the collision, Land sustained fatal injuries, reports say. Art this time, additional details about the crash are unavailable.

Commentary on Ruth Land Tractor-Trailer Accident in Baton Rouge

There are obviously some key points leading up to the collision which aren't clear right now. While a vehicle merging onto the interstate generally has to yield to through-traffic, there's no specific indication that the driver of the victim's vehicle failed to do so. Is it possible the driver of the victim's vehicle merged without having enough room? Certainly. But for all we know, they safely merged before a tractor-trailer then failed to slow down and rear-ended them. It's even possible for both drivers to have done something to contribute to the crash. At the end of the day, a commercial truck wreck is going to present significant challenges that require experienced professionals. Until experienced professionals with the right training and equipment look into things, it's vest folks avoid jumping to conclusions.

Ruth Land Tractor-Trailer Accident Baton Rouge, LA


*We appreciate your feedback and welcome anyone to comment on our blog entries, however all visitor blog comments must be approved by the site moderator prior to showing live on the site. By submitting a blog comment you acknowledge that your post may appear live on the site for any visitors to see, pending moderator approval. The operators of this site are not responsible for the accuracy or content of the comments made by site visitors. By submitting a comment, blog post, or email to this site you acknowledge that you may receive a response with regard to your questions or concerns. If you contact Grossman Law Offices using this online form, your message will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential! You should not send sensitive or confidential information via the Internet. Since the Internet is not necessarily a secure environment, it is not possible to ensure that your message sent via the Internet might be kept secure and confidential. When you fill out a contact or comment form, send us an email directly, initiate a chat session or call us, you acknowledge we may use your contact information to communicate with you in the future for marketing purposes, but such marketing will always be done in an ethical way.