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Motor Vehicle Accidents Archives

Failure to yield often a factor in motor vehicle accidents

Collisions are a common occurrence in many parts of the country, and have led to the serious injury of many individuals over the years. Regardless of how they happen, motor vehicle accidents often have the potential to end in disaster. A woman was recently airlifted to the hospital following an accident that took place in West Virginia.

Distracted driving often to blame in motor vehicle accidents

Distracted driving comes in numerous forms, all of which can lead to disaster. Those who divide their attention between unnecessary actions and the task at hand are often incapable of safely operating a vehicle, thus increasing the potential for dangerous motor vehicle accidents to occur. A recent accident in West Virginia under similar circumstances ended with six individuals being transported to local hospitals.

High speed motor vehicle accidents often prove deadly

Whether on their way to work or heading out on vacation, many individuals in West Virginia use interstates to cut down on travel time. Although these roads may provide a person with a more direct route to his or her destination, there could also be a certain level of risk involved. Motor vehicle accidents that occur on interstates generally occur at high rates of speed and are often deadly.

Pursuing restitution following fatal motor vehicle accidents

Collisions in West Virginia and across the country have claimed the lives of numerous individuals over the years. Motor vehicle accidents are often tragic and are in some cases the result of the negligence of one or more drivers. A recent collision involving three cars left one person dead, while police are reportedly in search of another party involved in the incident.

Running stop signs can lead to fatal motor vehicle accidents

When individuals choose to ride in a car as passengers, they are putting their safety in the hands of another person. These individuals often have no control over the driver's decisions, which has caused many of them to suffer in dangerous motor vehicle accidents. If the driver of the car fails to obey traffic laws, the safety of everyone in the vehicle may be at risk. A recent accident under similar circumstances claimed the lives of two women in West Virginia.

Motor vehicle accidents often end in serious injury or worse

Many individuals across the country choose automobiles as their favored means of travel. This type of transportation offers many comforts to an individual travelling from place to place, but there are some risks involved. A driver may choose to strictly adhere to traffic laws in an attempt to safely reach his or her destination, but some motor vehicle accidents are out of a person's control. A recent collision has injured three people and claimed the life of another in West Virginia.

Head-on motor vehicle accidents in West Virginia often deadly

Many individuals are seriously injured by negligent drivers every year. In some cases, motor vehicle accidents of this nature can turn deadly. No matter how safe a person is while driving, the negligence of another party can put his or her health at risk. A recent accident in West Virginia left one hospitalized and another dead after a car crossed into oncoming traffic.

Motor vehicle accidents on interstates can end in serious injury

When an accident occurs on an interstate, the results are often catastrophic. With many drivers traveling at high rates of speed, motor vehicle accidents of this nature can end in serious injury to anyone involved. Even if a person is aware of surroundings, reacting to a fast moving car can be difficult. Eight people were injured in a recent collision on Interstate 81 in West Virginia.

Weather a factor for motor vehicle accidents in West Virginia

Weather can create dangerous situations on the road if the proper precautions are not taken. Slick roads can make a vehicle more difficult to control, and it may be advisable to travel at a much slower speed to prevent an accident from occurring. Bad weather plays a part in many motor vehicle accidents across the country. A recent accident in West Virginia involving similar conditions left two people injured.

Motor vehicle accidents may lead to lawsuits

Carelessness in navigating a West Virginia roadway can lead to an accident. When motor vehicle accidents are caused by negligent drivers, those injured can seek recovery of financial losses through a personal injury lawsuit. Several people were injured in a recent crash on I-79, including a sheriff's deputy.

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