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Even a minor Texas car accident can have a lasting effect

Motorists understand that getting behind the wheel of a vehicle involves risk. Each driver is obligated to act in accordance with traffic and safety regulations in order to maintain safe travel routes. Texas is a busy place with hundreds of thousands of vehicles sharing roadways on a daily basis. When a car accident occurs, the effects can be both unexpected and long-lasting.

Texas university president in car accident involving pedestrians

Texas motorists who share the roads are obligated to act with caution and in accordance with traffic regulations in order to maintain safety for themselves and others. However, drivers are not the only ones on the roads at all times. Often, pedestrians cross paths with motorists, thus calling for extreme safety measures both on the part of those traveling on foot and those operating motor vehicles in the area in order to prevent a car accident from occurring. The president of the University of North Texas, Mr. Smatresk, was recently involved in an accident in which he was the driver of the car.

Multiple injuries suffered in motor vehicle accident in Texas

Texas highways are full of traveling motorists every day. Often, construction zones and other area anomalies pose potential hazards and obstacles to moving traffic. A momentary lapse in judgment behind the wheel can result in collisions that wreak havoc upon a roadway. A recent motor vehicle accident resulted in multiple injuries that caused six people to become hospitalized.

Texas car accident permanently injures young boy

Traveling on busy Texas highways involves a certain amount of risk. However, motorists and passengers have the right to reasonably assume that other drivers will act with safety behind the wheels of their vehicles. When a car accident occurs due to recklessness on the part of another driver, it can leave a trail of devastation in its wake.

Were you injured in a car accident in Texas?

Thousands of motorists share the roadways in Texas on a daily basis. It is logical to assume that, with so many different drivers traveling at the same time, there is bound to be an incident where a car accident occurs. Some accidents are successfully averted through the cautious and safe driving of those involved. At other times, a motorist's negligence leads to a collision that results in injury to the driver and/or other crash victims.

2 people in serious condition after Texas car accident

A recent motor vehicle collision occurred in a town near Houston. The Texas car accident resulted in two persons having to be airlifted to an area hospital for treatment of their injuries. The driver of the vehicle thought to be at-fault  was issued a traffic ticket in the aftermath of the crash.

Some say cameras help reduce number of Texas car accidents

A recent state senate bill was passed that affected a device that some Texas cities have been using to catch motorists who speed at intersections. Those who support the devices claim that since their implementation, the number of car accidents at red lights has been greatly reduced. Statistics have shown that the red-light cameras have had a positive effect on driving safety in many  cities across the state.

Texas firefighter dead, pregnant women injured in car accident

A 20-year-old woman, who had served as a volunteer firefighter since age 15, was killed in a crash Saturday. The Texas car accident occurred in Grimes County and has caused sorrow throughout the community. Three others were injured in the tragedy.