The proximity of Interstates 12 and 10 running through the heart of Baton Rouge, along with the numerous heavily traveled secondary roads, mean that on any given day, thousands of trucks rumble through our city.
Inevitably, there are accidents. Nationally, in the year 2012, there were over a half million accidents involving one or more big rigs. So what is causing all of these accidents? Below are the 10 most common causes of truck accidents.