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    • Virginia Man Charged for DUI Crash that Killed to Men in Pennsylvania

      Virginia Man Charged for DUI Crash that Killed to Men in Pennsylvania

      A Virginian is facing charges after a drunk driving crash that killed two Lancaster County, Pennsylvania men. The 30 year old man was charged in Pennsylvania with two counts of vehicular homicide while DUI and other charges related to a […]

    • Out-of-Control Dump Truck Slams into 10 Vehicles

      Out-of-Control Dump Truck Slams into 10 Vehicles

      An out-of-control dump truck carrying fire debris slammed into 10 vehicles in Santa Rosa, California Friday morning. The truck, which hauling debris from the California wildfires, was traveling westbound on Fountaingrove Parkway when it slammed into multiple vehicles. The impact […]

    • 2 Amtrak Employees Die in Crash With CSX Train

      2 Amtrak Employees Die in Crash With CSX Train

      February 4, 2018 saw the second fatal Amtrak train accident involving track problems within less than two months. A passenger train traveling from Miami to New York that got onto the wrong track in Cayce, South Carolina (SC), collided with […]

    • Driver That Killed Infant Sentenced to 1 Year in Jail

      Driver That Killed Infant Sentenced to 1 Year in Jail

      The SUV driver who hit and killed an infant in a stroller in Lansdowne, Virginia in a crosswalk was sentenced this month to a year in jail. The sentence was the maximum that the 47 year old Leesburg man could […]

    • Georgia School Bus Flips On Side; 16 Injured

      Georgia School Bus Flips On Side; 16 Injured

      Approximately 16 students were taken to the hospital in Gilmer County, Georgia on Jan 22 when their school bus flipped onto its side in a one-vehicle accident. The sheriff’s office in Gilmer County stated that the accident occurred on Yukon […]

    • Who Pays for Damages when At-Fault Driver in Borrowed Vehicle?

      Who Pays for Damages when At-Fault Driver in Borrowed Vehicle?

      When most people think of car accident injury claims, they usually think that the at-fault driver is the one who the claim is filed against and it is their auto insurance carrier that will ultimately be responsible for paying the […]

    • West Virginia Judge Hands Down Harshest Possible Sentence in Fatal DUI Case

      West Virginia Judge Hands Down Harshest Possible Sentence in Fatal DUI Case

      Judge John Hatcher in Fayetteville, West Virginia gave the harshest sentence possible under state law on Dec. 28 to a young woman who was driving under the influence of drugs when she killed a married couple on June 18, 2015 […]

    • Fatal Car Accident Rate in West Virginia Higher Than National Average

      Fatal Car Accident Rate in West Virginia Higher Than National Average

      At least 240 people were killed in car accidents in West Virginia in 2015, according to state statistics. The fatality rate in West Virginia is higher than the national average.  Experts speculate the mountainous terrain, speeding, and alcohol consumption on […]

    • Herndon, Virginia Crime Spree Results in 5 Injuries

      Herndon, Virginia Crime Spree Results in 5 Injuries

      A woman and five children suffered serious injuries when a stolen pickup truck slammed into a minivan on December 27 in a police chase in Herndon, Virginia. Police reported that all parties who were injured are still in the hospital. […]

    • Study: Older Texting Drivers More Dangerous than Teen Drivers Who Text

      Study: Older Texting Drivers More Dangerous than Teen Drivers Who Text

      There have been many studies and articles written about the dangers of teenagers texting and driving. One study, however, found that older drivers who text and drive may be more dangerous behind the wheel than teens who text and drive […]