Whether a driver is commuting to or from work, a child is traveling on a bus, a tourist is getting acquainted with the area, a truck making a long-distance shipment or a resident is out running errands, numerous vehicles frequent the roadways, ranging from small motorcycles to massive tractor-trailers. The various types of vehicles could play a role in an accident. Not all vehicles operate and maneuver the same and some have large blind spots. Being aware of these potential hazards could help prevent a truck accident.
With winter weather easing into the Roanoke area, driving is expected to become a bit more difficult as the calendar creeps closer to the official start of winter (on or about December 22). The unfortunate (and expected) result is that more accidents will occur.