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Motor Vehicle Accidents Archives

Motor vehicle accidents: Head-on collision sends 1 to hospital

Even the safest of drivers can be at risk when confronted with the negligent decisions of others. Individuals who suffer serious injuries in motor vehicle accidents in which they had no control over the situation may wish to pursue restitution, but the process can be complex. A recent accident involving a wrong way driver who was operating a stolen vehicle has left one person with injuries in West Virginia.

Motor vehicle accidents involving drunk drivers can be disastrous

Driving under the influence of alcohol is never advisable, and such a decision can increase the odds of a potentially dangerous collision. Motor vehicle accidents that occur under similar circumstances can be devastating, perhaps even more so if a pedestrian is involved. A recent collision in West Virginia involving a drunk driver has reportedly left a 29-year-old pedestrian with serious injuries.

Motor vehicle accidents: Collision claims life of pedestrian

Dangerous collisions can take place under a variety of circumstances, and each one has the potential to end in disaster. However, motor vehicle accidents involving pedestrians can be some of the most devastating incidents, and many families have been forced to endure the loss of someone close under similar circumstances. A recent collision in West Virginia has claimed the life of a man who was hit by a vehicle while walking alongside a road with his wife.

Motor vehicle accidents: Distracted driving remains a concern

There are numerous circumstances in which a serious collision can occur. However, some may be more prevalent than others, such as intoxicated or distracted driving. Despite knowledge of the dangers of distracted driving, such negligence continues to be the cause in many motor vehicle accidents, even in states with strict laws prohibiting the use of cell phones, such as West Virginia.

Motor vehicle accidents: Roadside worker struck by vehicle

Individuals who perform roadside work may face a multitude of hazards while on the job. With less in the way of protective barriers to protect against collision, motor vehicle accidents that occur under similar circumstances can be devastating. A mower for the West Virginia state Division of Highways recently suffered a serious head injury after he was struck by another vehicle.

Motor vehicle accidents: Crash at intersection injures 2, kills 1

Even with the implementation of traffic signals and signs, intersections remain a hot spot for dangerous collisions. Many motor vehicle accidents occur when one driver fails to adhere to these indicators, and the ramifications of such negligence can be devastating. A recent accident at an intersection in West Virginia has left two individuals with injuries, while another reportedly died shortly after.

Motor vehicle accidents: Passenger injured during police pursuit

Attempting to evade police is never a solid move, and can place the safety of everyone nearby in harm's way. Motor vehicle accidents that occur under similar circumstances can be extremely dangerous, potentially leaving passengers and bystanders to suffer harm in a situation over which they have no control. A woman was recently airlifted to the hospital following an accident involving a police chase in West Virginia.

Motor vehicle accidents: Head-on collision kills 1, injuries 3

Head-on collisions can be exceedingly dangerous, each of which runs the risk of ending in disaster. Motor vehicle accidents that occur under similar circumstances can place the health of everyone nearby at risk. A recent head-on collision involving a tractor-trailer in West Virginia has claimed the life of one, and left three others in critical condition.

Motor vehicle accidents: Failure to stop can lead to serious harm

Traffic signals and stop signs are in place to increase the safety of every individual on the road. When a person chooses to ignore them, the results can be devastating, and many motor vehicle accidents end in serious injury to those involved. A recent collision in West Virginia resulted in injuries for three individuals, one of which had to be air-lifted to a nearby medical facility.

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.

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