1. Garbage Truck Kills Woman in the Bronx

    A city garbage vehicle with a plow apparently struck and killed a woman in the Bronx, New York. Authorities said the victim was struck at Willis Avenue and East 138th Street. She was walking eastbound by herself when she was struck. Investigators say the driver was traveling eastbound on East 138th street and making a left in an attempt to go north on Willis Avenue. The sanitation vehicle continue…Read More

  2. Man in Critical Condition Following a 7-Vehicle Crash

    Man in Cement Truck Crash A man was driving a cement truck for Ernst Concrete when he crashed. The crash occurred  Jan. 8 2019 and involved a cement truck, three motorcycles, and three other vehicles. The cement truck overturned, entrapping the man beneath it. Investigators are trying to piece together what caused the collisions. There are no indications any drivers were impaired at this early…Read More

  3. Train versus truck accident sends man to the hospital

    A train versus truck accident sent an Amory man to the hospital after a train collided with his Lincoln Mark LT truck. Authorities said the truck, driven by 80-year-old Elder Willis Dobbs, jumped a mound of dirt spread across Old Highway 45, which is now a dead-end road. He drove onto the tracks and apparently blacked out. An oncoming BNSF train saw the truck early enough to slow down, but it coul…Read More

  4. What is the Mental Health Effect of a Car Accident?

    Emotions are High in a Car Wreck When you think of a car accident you immediately think of words like "whiplash", personal injury, property damage and the immediate effects of a car crash but what about the mental effects of the car wreck? Those things that you also recognize as "pain and suffering" and intentional infliction of emotional distress are also relevant factors in assessing the damages…Read More

  5. Truck Accidents Differ From Auto Accidents

    When someone is in an auto accident that involves a truck, they might wrongly believe that there is no difference between accidents involving cars and those involving trucks. When a truck is involved in a collision, it is typically more serious and the consequences are worse for both drivers. When you are hit by a truck, your risks for injury are much greater than they would be in the average car …Read More

  6. Soulja Boy Survives Very Bad Car Accident Near Los Angeles California

    The 28-year-old rapper, who also goes by DeAndre Cortez Way, was caught up in a mudslide as the result of a flash flood after the Malibu area of California was pummeled with rain.  Taking to Twitter, Soulja Boy stated that his "car got stuck too almost went into the ocean" after he "was involved in a very bad car accident" due to the weather. According to KTLA, the area hit by the rain was…Read More

  7. Car Accidents On The Rise in States With Legalized Marijuana Laws

    Crashes rise in first states to begin legalized retail sales of recreational marijuana Crashes are up by as much as 6 percent in Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington, compared with neighboring states that haven't legalized marijuana for recreational use, new research from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI) shows. The two new studies were pre…Read More