Car Accidents

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Bicyclist Killed by Truck in Livingston Parish

A bicyclist walking his bike on the shoulder of the road was struck and killed by a truck in an early-morning collision in Livingston Parish. An article on the emerging investigation is available …

June 24th, 2019

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Box Truck, Passenger Van Collide in Mississippi, Killing Eight

A head-on collision between a passenger van and a box truck left eight dead on a rural highway in Mississippi. An article on the incident—which is still under investigation—is available here. The Crash …

June 10th, 2019

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New Bill May Change How Police Process Car Accidents

The family of a four-year-old girl killed in a car accident is working to change Louisiana state law regarding how an accident scene is processed by police. An article on the proposed change …

June 3rd, 2019

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Teenage Driver Arrested Following Fatal Baton Rouge Crash

A young driver was arrested following a fatal two-car accident on Jefferson Highway which fatally injured another driver. An article on the police investigation is available here. Louisiana State Police arrested a 19-year-old …

May 28th, 2019

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Driver Arrested After Fatal Crash Believed to Have Been Impaired

Louisiana State Police have arrested a driver they believe to have been impaired at the time of his involvement in a fatal vehicle collision in St. Landry Parish. An article on this ongoing …

May 6th, 2019

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Gonzales Man Charged After Fatal Collision

Police have arrested a driver from Gonzales in connection with a fatal accident in Ascension Parish that left one dead and two others injured. The incident currently remains under investigation. An article which …

April 23rd, 2019

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Work Zone Awareness Week – What You Need to Know

This week is National Work Zone Awareness Week, which serves to inform the public about the importance of driving safely and adhering to speed limits. Workers are put in peril when people drive …

April 10th, 2019

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Raising Awareness of Distracted Driving this April

Every day, distracted driving causes crashes that kill over nine people in the United States—and injure 100 others. April has been declared Distracted Driving Awareness Month by the National Safety Council (NSC). Distracted …

April 8th, 2019

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Pending State Bill May Make Aggressive Driving a Crime

A recent bill introduced into the Louisiana State Legislature seeks to elevate aggressive behavior by drivers to a criminal status. Information on this new piece of legislation is available here. House Bill 6, …

April 1st, 2019

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Multiple Students Injured in School Bus Crash in Indiana

A collision between a school bus and a garbage truck left 18 students and two adults with minor injuries. Another student was hospitalized with serious injuries. An article on this developing story is …

March 25th, 2019

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