Monthly Archives: January 2014

Home Destroyed In Colorado Drunk Driving Accident

According to the Denver Channel, a 37-year-old man drove into a home in Greeley, Colorado around 5 p.m. on Saturday, January 18. The perpetrator was driving a GMC pickup truck around the 1100 block of 25th Avenue when the driver veered from the road, according to the Greeley Police Department. The 37-year-old motorist then collided… read more

What Steps Can My City Take To Improve Motorcycle Safety?

The National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released the Prioritized Recommendations of the National Agenda for Motorcycle Safety, a list of measures that varying levels of government could take to promote motorcycle safety. Much of the report identifies research areas that need more attention and funding, such as the effect of motorcyclists’ attitudes towards… read more

Driver Under The Influence Of Drugs Collides with Two Cop Cars In Colorado Car Accident

A 23-year-old man recently drove into two Colorado State Patrol (CSP) cars on the evening of Saturday, January 11. The perpetrator was driving his Chevrolet pickup truck on the ramp connecting Interstates 25 and 76 when he collided with a CSP Crown Victoria parked along the ramp. The force of impact was sufficient to send… read more

What Can I Do To Reduce Pedestrian Accidents In My Community?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released a set of pamphlets with recommendations for pedestrian safety. It is important to note that the responsibility to be cautious does not fall solely on the motorist or the pedestrian. Both parties must be extra vigilant and aware of one another. As such, the NHTSA recommends… read more

Drunk Motorist Caused Colorado Springs Motorcycle Accident

According to KKTV 11, a negligent motorist seriously injured a motorcyclist in Colorado Springs, Colorado on Saturday, January 18. The motorcyclist was riding southbound on Tejon Street just after midnight. As the victim approached the intersection of Tejon and Cimmaron Streets, a 41-year-old motorist driving a Ford Explorer north on Tejon turned left in front… read more

48-Year-Old Man Dies In California Motorcycle Accident

According to a recent report from The Record, a 48-year-old resident of Stockton, California was killed in a motorcycle accident around 5:50 p.m. on Sunday, January 12. The motorcyclist was riding westbound on Highway 29 on his 2002 Indian near the intersection with Shelley Road when he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed, according… read more

Drunk Driver Pleads Guilty To Vehicular Homicide From Westminster Car Accident

According to The Denver Channel, a Jefferson County, Colorado man recently pled guilty to driving under the influence, vehicular homicide and vehicular assault. The 23-year-old man may receive up to 18 years in prison for his drunken negligence that killed one and seriously injured another. The victims have waited over a year for a final… read more

Pickup Trucks Collide With Electrical Boxes In Colorado Car Accident

Two pickup trucks collided near the Fort Collins, Colorado Budweiser plant on Monday, January 6, according to a report by The Coloradoan. In addition, the pickups collided with two highly volatile electrical boxes near the intersection of Giddings and Richards Lake Roads. Police and emergency crews arrived to the scene of the accident in northeast… read more

Firefighter Dies In Miami Motorcycle Accident

According to a recent report published in the Miami Herald, a long time Miami-Dade firefighter with over 20 years of service died on Thursday, January 9 in a motorcycle accident. The 44-year-old resident of Pembroke Pines was riding his motorcycle northbound on Northwest 27th Avenue Thursday evening when a truck pulled in front of him… read more