Personal Injury

Truck Driver 4 Times the Legal Limit When Charged With DUI

by Adrian | February 1st, 2012

State troopers in New York were able to stop an accident before it happened when they arrested a drunken tractor-trailer driver.

Senators Ask For Money To Fight Drugged Driving

by Adrian | January 30th, 2012

With numbers now showing that prescription drug overdoses are the leading cause of death of young people in our country today two United States Senators are proposing legislation that would allow money to be spent on training to help law enforcement officers identify the spillover problem of drugged driving.

Federal Regulators Get Restraining Order To Shut Down Bus Line

by Adrian | January 27th, 2012

The federal government is taking legal action against a bus company that runs from Albany, New York; to Chinatown on Manhattan Island, since the company has refused to stop it’s services after allegations of serious safety issues.

Speed to Blame For Crash That Killed 11-Year-Old In New York

by Adrian | January 25th, 2012

Speed is believed to be at fault for an accident that claimed the life of an 11-year-old boy and injuring six others in Wilton, New York last Friday.

Speed and Weather Conditions To Blame For Fatal New York Crash

by Adrian | January 24th, 2012

A single-vehicle car crash in Java, New York, just outside Buffalo, is being blamed for taking the life of a 23-year-old woman.

US Representatives Wife Charged Again With DUI Following Accident

by William Mattar | January 20th, 2012

The wife of a high-ranking government official admitted to texting and driving, and being under the influence behind the wheel, when she was involved in an accident Wednesday night.

Police Say Speed And Alcohol To Blame For Fatal Red Hook Car Crash

by Adrian | January 16th, 2012

Three young men from Hudson, New York, died Sunday morning after being involved in a single-vehicle crash.

CBS Correspondent Killed In Upstate New York Car Crash

by Adrian | January 13th, 2012

A spokesman for the East Hampton Town Police Department said that the 74-year-old reporter was heading north along the highway when his Mini Cooper and a propane tanker collided. Reports showed that while the 57-year-old driver of the tanker was uninjured in the crash, the driver of the Mini Cooper was taken to an area hospital where he later died from the injuries he suffered in the accident.

Arrests made, tickets issued after Buffalo Bills game

by William Mattar | December 7th, 2011

December 7, 2011 On Sunday evening, the New York State Police conducted a DWI (driving while intoxicated) patrol to coincide with the Buffalo Bills game, reports  traffic Three arrests were made, and 98 tickets were issued. Tickets included two DWI arrests, one unlawful possession of marijuana arrest, 41 speed violations, eight cell phone tickets, […]

Anti-text messaging bill aims to prevent New York auto accidents

by William Mattar | November 20th, 2007

November 20, 2007 The Post-Standard reported that a senator is proposing a bill that would fine drivers $100 for sending text messages while driving in an effort to reduce New York car accidents. The bill proposal comes just months after a horrific crash that took the lives of five teenage girls that had graduated from […]