drunk driving accident

Drunk Driver Livestreams Deadly Crash, Kills Her Sister

LOS BANOS, California. 18-year-old Obdulia Sanchez was drunk-driving. Two 14-year-old girls were sitting in the back of the car—one of them was Obdulia’s younger sister, Jacqueline. Neither of the 14-year-olds wore seatbelts. Obdulia was driving under the influence. Worse, she was streaming on Instagram Live before, during, and after the crash. According to reports, Obdulia […]

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Cycling Accident

Hit-and-Run: Driver Crashes into Cyclist then Drives Away

 Recently in Tennessee, the driver of an SUV reportedly crashed into a cyclist, then drove away. According to this video, the driver of the SUV claims that he didn’t see the cyclist, nor did he hear the collision. The cyclists (Tyler and Greg) and the SUV were on a two-lane highway, marked by double-yellow lines, where […]

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texting while driving

Texting While Driving Led to Bus Accident

A fatal bus accident in Texas may have been caused by the other driver texting and driving. The accident occurred when a pickup truck driving the other direction crossed the dividing line and hit the oncoming bus. A witness at the scene said the truck driver admitted that he had been texting on his phone, […]

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Airbag Recall Affecting Millions of Vehicles

When you drive a car, or ride in someone else’s car, you assume it is built safely. However, there is currently a recall for airbags in cars produced by 19 different automakers, according to Consumer Reports. This massive recall in the auto industry has been increasing for the last two years. In the first few […]

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self-driving car accidents

Three Cars involved in a Self Driving Car Accident — But Other Driver Was the Cause

Self-driving cars are a recent addition to the busy streets of California but the roads may not be any safer. The latest accident with a self-driving car involved a Chevrolet Bolt in San Francisco. According to SF Gate, the accident involved three cars stopping at a crosswalk. The self-driving Bolt was in the front of […]

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Pothole Accident

Aftermath of February’s Rain: Pothole Accidents and Mudslides

Using Care When Driving After Rain Storms The storm beginning Feb. 17 was predicted to be huge in Southern California, and it was. After flooding streets and causing some freeway on-ramps to be closed, the region is now dealing with the aftermath. For example, ABC 7 reports that over the course of the storm, Los […]

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bad weather car accidents

Death Tolls Rise in Bad Weather Car Accidents

If you have been driving on the roads in the last few months, you have probably noticed an increased number of car accidents caused by rain and flooding. This year, winter weather has transformed California from a sunny paradise into a rainy mess, with only short reprieves. The Los Angeles Times reported that there were […]

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Truck Involved Accidents

The Basics of Truck Involved Accidents

Accidents Involving Trucks Truck involved accidents are far more common than one would assume. Over the last 20 years, the number of accident involving trucks has increased by 20%. Although trucks make up only 3% of injury-involved accidents, they tend to cause more damage and injuries. Crashes involving a truck caused 4,897 deaths and 130,000 […]

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Drunk Driving Car Accident Lawyer

Drunk Driving Car Accident Lawyer

Every state in the U.S. defines drunk driving as driving with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) at or above 0.08 percent. Every state considers this a crime, though specific laws and penalties vary from state to state.  Drunk driving, also referred to as driving under the influence, should be taken very seriously. In fact, in addition to the […]

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