Another Plane Lands On Nevada Highway, Just Miles From The Famous Las Vegas Strip.
You read it here first .... even the local news stations have not reported this incident yet. Multiple times in the last few months, a small plane has had to make an emergency landing on US 95 in Las Vegas. Early in the year, a plane was traveling South, flying over 95 at the Skye Canyon exit when it was forced to land on the side of the highway. It was later struck by a passing SUV. Three people were reported injured in this crash.
U.S. to compensate residents for poor road conditions
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) in the United States of America has developed a program to compensate road users. It consists of paying up to $10,000.00 USD to citizens who suffered damages to their cars due to the existing deterioration of the state's roads.
Opinion: If We Cared About Our Children, We’d Raise the Driving Age
Sixteen is too young to drive. Motor vehicle accidents are among the leading causes of death for adolescents in our country. However, we don’t do anything about it. We also don’t do anything about gun violence.
A man from Oregon who survived a ghastly car accident (one of the most amazing car survival in history)
Kaleb Whitby is a young man from Oregon, United States, who became famous after he survived a horrific accident that involved a massive pile-up of 26 vehicles on a foggy day. Kaleb's story is a testimony of resilience and courage in the face of adversity. In this post, we will explore three key aspects of Kaleb's life that make him a remarkable individual.
Driving In/Around Las Vegas Can Be A Hazardous Undertaking
This author has driven a vehicle in 37 states in the U.S. I just have to say this: Las Vegas has the worst drivers and traffic of anywhere I’ve driven. And yes, that includes Los Angeles!
Opinion: Traffic is About to Become Much Worse in Gainesville, Thanks to the City Commission.
Gainesville was recently the recipient of an $8M grant to help it address safety issues along University Avenue. After recent pedestrian deaths along the heavily trafficked and pedestrian heavy road, Gainesville is eyeing turning it into a boulevard, complete with roundabouts (I’m a big fan of roundabouts as opposed to traffic lights), and wider bike and pedestrian lanes, (think of the South Main Street rebuild).
Tougher consequences for drivers who endanger bicyclists on Iowa roadways
DES MOINES, IA. - The Iowa Senate is currently deliberating on a new bill to ensure the safety of cyclists on the roads. Under the current law, code section 321.281(1) prohibits drivers from steering their vehicles toward a cyclist unreasonably. The scheduled fine for this violation is $325.
Motor City Receives $25 Million Grant to Curb High Rate of Traffic Fatalities
It's become a national problem. Traffic accidents, and fatalities are on the rise. Some areas pose a greater risk. According to The Department of Transportation, Detroit is one such area in need of attention.
His daughter's boyfriend wrecked her car and he doesn't want to replace it
When you're young, it's likely that you won't listen to your parents at some point and will have some issues due to that. We all have been there, where we think we know what's best even if our elders have warned us about certain situations.
Lakeland decides to move forward with an innovative 'road diet' along Florida Street.
As part of the road diet, traffic flow has slowed. Accidents, especially serious ones, have reduced. As part of the road diet, traffic flow has slowed.Photo byErick. LAKELAND, Florida: Lakeland city commissioners have agreed to accept a massive transportation project that may reshape the city's look and traffic flow for years to come.
NJDOC Officer Saves Motorist Trapped in Car Fire, Then Heads to Work
NJDOC officer saves man from flipped, burning car.Photo byMorristown Minute. An incredible story, out of the southern half of our state, of an NJ Corrections Officer on his way to work who leaped into action to save a man trapped in a flipped, burning vehicle on I-295.
Manatee County Commissioner accused of DUI after driving into a tree wants body camera footage wiped out.
George Kruse's attorneys have asked the court to conceal any remarks he made following the tragedy. George Kruse, Manatee County Commissioner.Photo byAdams. BRADENTON, FLORIDA: Body camera footage alongside remarks he made to a lieutenant following a suspected DUI collision, according to Manatee County Commissioner George Kruse, should be thrown out in his forthcoming criminal case.
Authorities said a child's body was discovered on the passenger side of a tiny plane that crashed off Venice Beach.
According to officials, the airplane took off from Venice. A search is now underway. A child's body was discovered on the passenger side of a tiny plane that crashed off Venice Beach.Photo bySarasota County Sheriff's Office.
Kent residents saddened as historic Star of the West mill complex destroyed by fire
The former flour mill was the city's oldest building, opened in 1879, and held historical and iconic significance for many residents. **This article is based on information sourced from news websites, cited within the story**
Tips For Riding A Motorcycle in A Rainstorm
No matter how good of a rider you are, accidents can happen. However, if you are prepared, even a surprise rainstorm won’t catch you off guard. The trick is to be ready for anything and just drive carefully, no matter what the weather is. Your safety is the most important part of riding.
Viral video shows Santa Claus suit-wearing motorcyclist chasing down hit and run driver
A driver in France hit a person in a crosswalk, blew the horn, and sped away. **Information in this article was sourced from travel, social media, and news websites, which are cited throughout the story**
The Dangers of East Hanover Ave
An analysis of one of the deadliest roadways in Morris County.Photo byMorristown Minute. In the last ten years, hundreds of motor vehicle accidents have occurred around East Hanover Avenue. An analysis of one of the deadliest roadways in Morris County.
Melbourne driver killed after crashing SUV into fireworks store, igniting the fireworks and setting the store ablaze
Approximately 30 firefighters from the Melbourne Fire Department and Brevard County Fire Rescue were dispatched to the scene. **This article is based on information sourced from news websites, cited throughout the story**
Texas kite surfer with no life jacket seen clinging to wooden debris off Gulf Coast
The man was spotted by someone who saw him out in the water hanging on for life to a piece of wood and notified the Coast Guard. **This article is for informational purposes only and is based on information sourced from news, medical, and kitesurfing websites, cited throughout the story**
A Davenport woman is accused of driving straight toward two Polk County deputies as she exited a pawn store
Deputies responded to a report that Carina Holder used a stolen credit card to buy an item from Max Pay Pawn in Lakeland. A lady from Davenport is accused of driving straight towards two Polk County cops.Photo byFlickr.