Electronic distractions increase auto-pedestrian accident risk

The number of distracted pedestrians killed in car accidents has increased four-fold over the past seven years, and evidence suggests many of these deaths were avoidable. Dallas residents already know that texting and driving increases the risk of an auto accident, and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration data show that texting and walking is a…

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Washington D.C. Auto Accident Results in Pedestrian trapped under vehicle

Last week, an unidentified man slammed his vehicle into three pedestrians on a sidewalk at the corner of Massachusetts Avenue and North Capital Street NW. Eyewitnesses say that two of the pedestrians were knocked to the ground and one of them was trapped under the SUV. The impact left both victims lying there motionless. Those…

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3 injured and 1 dead after getaway driver collides with vehicle in Houston

The driver of a vehicle carrying three children was killed when her vehicle was broadsided by a getaway car in the course of a police chase. The three children in the vehicle were critically injured in the fatal car accident. The chase began after police arrived at a mall in Humble, Texas, where they had…

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