April is typically Distracted Driving Awareness Month, but The National Safety Council (NSC) has postponed observing Distracted Driving Awareness Month amid concerns stemming from the spread of COVID-19. That doesn’t mean we can’t observe it on our own. Here are some crashes reported in Texas over the last several days:
A multiple-vehicle accident Wednesday, April 9, 2020 in north Houston is being blamed on a distracted driver who told Harris County sheriff’s deputies that he was distracted by a spider, causing him to hit three vehicles, pushing one of them into another car. Photos from the crash show multiple damaged vehicles, three of which were parked at the time of the accident.
Around 10:30 p.m. Friday, April 10 th, Troopers responded to a fatal crash on FM-856, about five miles southwest of the city of New Summerfield near Tyler, Texas. The investigators’ preliminary report indicates that the driver of a 2008 Dodge Saturn, Joe Roy White, …