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    • Virginia Troopers Investigate Fatal I-81 Truck Crash

      Virginia Troopers Investigate Fatal I-81 Truck Crash

      A fatal accident between two tractor trailers on April 5 is being investigated by the Virginia State Police. News reports state the crash happened in Smyth County on I-81 when one truck going north did not brake for traffic that […]

    • Driver Charged With Felony DUI With Death in South Carolina

      Driver Charged With Felony DUI With Death in South Carolina

      A fatal drunk driving crash happened on the evening of April 8 in Greenville, South Carolina. The South Carolina Highway Patrol stated the deadly accident happened at South Pleasantburg Drive at Augusta Road.  Troopers stated a 1999 Toyota was going […]

    • West Virginia Police Chief Concerned After 3 Pedestrian Accidents

      West Virginia Police Chief Concerned After 3 Pedestrian Accidents

      There have been three traffic accidents in Morgantown, West Virginia this year involving cars and pedestrians, and one of them was fatal. This has put Morgantown law enforcement on high alert. According to Chief of Police Ed Preston in Morgantown, […]

    • Pedestrian Crash on Virginia Interstate Highlights Liability in a Chain-Reaction Accident

      Pedestrian Crash on Virginia Interstate Highlights Liability in a Chain-Reaction Accident

      A blown car tire turned into a chain-reaction pedestrian crash involving an ambulance on the interstate through Louisa County, Virginia (VA). The reported details indicate that the driver of a second car deserves blame for the wreck, but the completed […]

    • Norfolk Truck Accident Attorney Discusses Truck Driver Issues in Crashes

      Norfolk Truck Accident Attorney Discusses Truck Driver Issues in Crashes

      There are many reasons why tractor-trailer accidents occur. Unfortunately, the majority of these crashes result in deaths. For those victims who do survive, injuries are often catastrophic ones, leaving permanent injuries and disabilities for the victim and their families to […]

    • Two People Killed in WV Wrong-Way Crash

      Two People Killed in WV Wrong-Way Crash

      Two people in West Virginia were killed Saturday night in a wrong-way crash on I-77. The married couple were hit in their vehicle at 5 PM on I-77 south in Kanawha County.  The other driver was identified as a 77 […]

    • Injuries Suffered in a Virginia Motorcycle Crash

      Injuries Suffered in a Virginia Motorcycle Crash

      According to statistics from U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), there are more than 4,000 people killed each year in motorcycle accidents. Thousands more suffer serious to severe injuries and many of these victims end up with long-term or permanent disabilities. […]

    • Distracted Walking an Issue with Fatal Pedestrian Accidents

      Distracted Walking an Issue with Fatal Pedestrian Accidents

      According to the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), pedestrian fatalities rose by mmore than 10 percent from 2015 to 2016, and smartphone technology was considered the primary culprit. Safety advocates cite mobile devices as the leading culprit for this increase. […]

    • WV Man Sentenced for Drowsy Driving Fatality

      WV Man Sentenced for Drowsy Driving Fatality

      A man in West Virginia who was responsible for a deadly March 2017 crash on Route 15 in West Virginia was sentenced this month to a year in state prison.  The 22 year old man was found guilty of one […]

    • Bus Driver Arrested in Virginia on DUI and Drug Charges

      Bus Driver Arrested in Virginia on DUI and Drug Charges

      A bus from West Georgia Technical College was going north on I-81 today when the bus went into the right lane and sideswiped a tractor trailer. The bus then ran off the left side of the road and over corrected […]