Before one Texas truck driver probably even had eaten his turkey for Thanksgiving, he got too tired to be behind the wheel. Sources report that on Thursday morning, a man caused a truck accident when he nodded off while driving.
With turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and warm pumpkin pie comes another common component of the anticipated holiday meal. Wine or various other alcoholic drinks are often paired with the hearty meal. Some might even feel that the holidays just aren't the same without enjoying an alcoholic drink.
Texas is known as "The Lone Star State," but that just isn't good enough for many throughout the state whose lives have been devastated as a result of drunk driving. They want Texas to get a five-star rating with regards to a system used by Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
As a community, we put a lot of faith in others in case we ever need medical or other emergency assistance. The majority of us don't know how to medically assist someone if he suffers a heart attack or is injured in an accident. That feeling of helplessness inspires desperate hope in the abilities of strangers.
Accidents, as this personal injury blog proves, happen all of the time. Most people never expect that they will be injured or lose someone to a crash. A week ago today, a group of students and faculty from Abilene Christian University in Texas faced the scary unexpected. They were involved in a bus accident and many of them were injured.
Unfortunately for Texas residents, ourstate leads the nation in DWI accidents, including fatal alcohol-related car accidents.
The Halloween holiday is behind us. While most households are left with some candy left over and their rotting pumpkins, at least one family in Texas is left with immeasurable sadness. During trick-or-treating festivities on Monday night, a child lost his life in a fatal car accident.
Most of us have probably been to a circus at some point in our lives. People seem to either love them or hate them. One thing is certain for a woman who was injured in a Texas truck accident: She doesn't like the circus that rear-ended her vehicle a couple of years ago.