Minnesota Expands Self-Service Tab Renewals: Cub Foods Offers Vehicle Owners Easy Registration
Vehicle owners in need of new license plate tabs now have more options for renewing their registration in a quick, automated way. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle Services (DVS) has opened six more self-serve kiosks dedicated to printing registration tabs.
Tests to Detect Drugged Drivers Considered in Minnesota
In the months following the legalization of marijuana for adults in Minnesota, the Office of Traffic Safety is running trials of products designed to allow police officers to recognize drivers impaired by drugs.
Driver Caught Yet Again Driving While Impaired Less than a Month After a Previous DWI Arrest
On Saturday, 11/18/2023, Captain J. Baggett observed a Ford Explorer driving South in the 800 block of Jackson Street. The vehicle had a piece of cardboard where the plate is supposed to be.
California self-driving car start-up CEO quits; Says 'status quo on our roads suck' in farewell note
Kyle Vogt, the chief executive officer of the embattled General Motors-backed autonomous vehicle start-up Cruise, resigned Sunday days after the company pulled all of its vehicles off the streets in response to a series of safety incidents.
Alma Felicia Lewis, 27: Disappeared While Driving Cross Country In 1999
In the summer of 1999, Alma Felicia Lewis vanished without a trace. The last time anyone contacted her was on July 30 in Memphis, Tennessee. Alma was on a cross-country road trip to California to pick up her child, but somewhere on the route, the 27-year-old disappeared.
Why you should think twice about honking your horn in San Francisco
Honking your car horn in San Francisco—and California in general—is a subject governed by strict laws and regulations that encourage drivers to use their car horns judiciously. Here's why you should think twice before honking your horn in the Golden State.
Staying Safe at the Pump: How to Protect Yourself While Pumping Gas in California
In California, where cars are a way of life, pumping gas is a routine activity. However, it's crucial to stay vigilant and take specific precautions to ensure your safety and security at gas stations. Here are essential tips on how to protect yourself while refueling in the Golden State.
Opa-locka man was driving nearly 100 mph when he hit, killed scooter rider, police say
OPA-LOCKA, Fla. –On Thursday, authorities in Miami-Dade County arrested a guy from Opa-locka on various criminal counts related to a fatal scooter collision that occurred in the city in late 2022.
Accidents at State 146/Repsdorph Rd: Causes & Solutions
Analyzing the Causes of Accidents at the Intersection: Exploring the Common Factors that Contribute to Accidents at This IntersectionTraffic accidents can occur at any intersection, but when a particular intersection becomes a hotspot for accidents, it raises concerns about public safety. One such intersection that has recently come under scrutiny is located at State Highway 146 and Repsdorph Road/E Meyer Avenue in Seabrook. Over the past two years, more than 50 accidents have been reported at this intersection, prompting an in-depth analysis of the causes behind these incidents.
Tennessee Man Driving Santa Train Arrested For DUI
November 17, 2023, TAZWELL, TN - In a bizarre and concerning incident in Tazewell, Tennessee, a man was arrested for driving a makeshift tractor train, designed to give rides to families during a Christmas parade, while under the influence of drugs.
Mother Arrested for Allegedly Leaving Daughter at Gas Station While Driving Drunk
In a disturbing incident this week, a 39-year-old woman, identified as April Campbell, was arrested after allegedly leaving her 10-year-old daughter at a gas station in LaPaz, Indiana, while driving under the influence of alcohol.
Waller County driving economic growth west of Houston
WALLER COUNTY, TX (Covering Katy News) – Residential and commercial growth in the Houston area is headed west to Waller County, where the county judge and Commissioner's Court are doubling down on economic development, adding $150,000 of funding in 2024 for the Waller County Economic Development Partnership (WCEDP).
Man arrested after being involved in a shoot out with another vehicle while driving
Last night, November 13th, 2023 Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office received multiple calls of vehicles following each other and the occupants firing shots from the vehicles at each other on Raccoon Branch Road in Edgecombe County.
A woman who notices a weird burning smell from her car's engine finds out the surprising cause of it
Yahoo News reports that a woman in Australia was driving to the shops when she noticed plumes of billowing smoke and ash coming from her car's engine. The woman drove to the closest mechanic's shop and they came rushing out with fire extinguishers.
Chain-reaction crash injures pedestrian; Man, 47, arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated
Visalia Police Department officers responded to a chaotic scene just after 11:00 a.m. at the intersection of Ben Maddox Way and Walnut Avenue following a traffic collision involving a DUI driver.
Washington Ranks Third in Risky Roads: Unraveling the Study on Perilous Driving Conditions
As the season of treacherous roads approaches, a recent study by Journo Research has positioned Washington as the third most perilous state for drivers in the U.S. The alarming revelation highlights the pressing need for increased awareness and proactive measures to enhance road safety.
A city in California named the city with the worst drivers across the United States
In the picturesque state of California, renowned for its sprawling vineyards, iconic coastline, and innovative tech landscape, there lies an unflattering distinction for the city of Bakersfield. According to a recent study by QuoteWizard, Bakersfield has been named the city with the worst drivers across the United States.
Rainy Weather coming back Next Week… Also a Checklist/Tips Driving in the Wet Weather
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, CA. (Pain In The Pass) >> Rainy weather coming back in next week forecast so be ready. A storm system will bring the atmospheric river (Pineapple Express) to California, with Southern California being on the tail-end Charlie section of it, starting late Wednesday November 15th, Thursday and Friday. This southerly flow will keep the snow-levels high above 7,000 feet will get snow.
Arkansas Has The Worst Drivers: Driving in The Wrong Direction & Drunk Driving
Arkansas has been highlighted for having the worst drivers when it comes to incidents involving driving in the wrong direction. According to Forbes Advisor, Arkansas led the nation in fatal crashes where a driver was on the wrong side of the road. The state's overall ranking for worst drivers came in at 13th, with a score of 67.8 out of 100. Arkansas notably surpassed Texas in this unfortunate statistic by 0.22. The study also reported 14.21 fatal accidents involving drunk drivers and 0.82 fatal accidents involving distracted drivers per 100,000 licensed drivers in Arkansas.