Tennessee car accidents: Infant dies in crash

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Drivers face many obstacles that could lead to a crash. Many car accidents in Tennessee are caused by distracted driving and/or the negligence of a motorist. Recently, a 3-month-old infant died after being in a devastating accident. The accident happened on a recent Friday morning in Murfreesboro. Police say that a driver was traveling on Highway 99 with another adult and three young children in the northbound direction. The driver came to a stop to allow a turtle to cross the road. A driver of an SUV did not come to a stop and ended up crashing into the back of…

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Tennessee bus accidents: Driver injured in crash

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Parents expect their children to arrive safety to their destinations when they board them on a school bus. The last thing parents want to learn is that their child’s school bus was involved in an accident, but bus accidents do happen. Recently, a Tennessee school bus was involved in a head-on collision. The accident happened in Loudon County. According to police, the driver of an SUV crossed over into oncoming traffic and collided with the bus head-on. A student who was on board the bus stated that the bus driver had to determine whether to go to left or right….

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Tennessee pedestrian injured in motor vehicle accident

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An accident that involves a pedestrian can be horrific. This is not only horrifying for alleged victims, but also horrifying for family members who learn that their loved one was seriously injured. In one recent case, Tennessee authorities are still investigating a motor vehicle accident that involved a vehicle and a pedestrian. The accident happened on a recent Friday night on a highway. Authorities arrived at the scene and conducted a preliminary investigation. Apparently, the driver of the vehicle crashed into the pedestrian. The pedestrian’s injuries were so severe that he had to be airlifted to a medical facility for…

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Motor vehicle accident: Several charges for Tennessee driver

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Readers of this blog may recall the deadly Tennessee crash that claimed the life of a 13-year-old boy last month in Rutherford County. According to authorities, the alleged hit-and-run driver who caused the deadly motor vehicle accident had several drugs in her system at the time of the incident. The 33-year-old woman appeared in court on a recent Friday for her preliminary hearing. The judge who is presiding over the case has set the woman’s bond at a quarter of a million dollars. Prosecutors allege that the woman lost control of her vehicle along Interstate 24 and struck the 13-year-old…

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Fatal motor vehicle accident kills 3 on Tennessee parkway

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On a recent Thursday morning, a fatal Tennessee car accident occurred along Vietnam Veterans Parkway. The motor vehicle accident resulted in the death of three people. According to officials, four different vehicles were involved in the crash. Police allege that the incident occurred at approximately 2:20 a.m. A Chevy Impala hit another vehicle from behind. After the impact, the Impala began spinning out of control. Next, another vehicle slammed into the Impala head-on. Finally, an additional vehicle sideswiped the Impala. Three people died in the accident. Police did not find any alcohol at the scene of the incident but did…

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1 dead in Tennessee wrong way motor vehicle accident

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The victim of a fatal crash in Tennessee has recently been identified. The victim was killed in a head-on motor vehicle accident that occurred on a recent Wednesday. At this time, police continue to investigate the incident to determine exactly what happened. A westbound vehicle operated by a 50-year-old woman collided with a large delivery van. The delivery van, which was operated by a 70-year-old man, was traveling the wrong way — driving in an easterly direction in the westbound lanes. The woman was tragically killed as a result of the collision. The wrong way driver was transported to a…

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Man accused of drunk driving in Tennessee motor vehicle accident

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Drinking and driving are a potentially deadly combination, as alcohol impacts a person’s ability to operate a motor vehicle properly. It is for this reason that driving while intoxicated often leads to serious injury or death to those who are involved in an accident caused by this illegal act. Even if criminal charges are filed against a drunk driving suspect, this may not be enough for family members who are reeling with grief after losing a loved one in an alcohol-related motor vehicle accident in Tennessee. Monetary damages may help to further ease their pain and suffering. A man in…

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Tennessee car accidents: University president injured in crash

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Car accidents are tragic events that we never expect to happen. Fortunately, most traffic accidents do not cause serious injury or death. However, when Tennessee residents are injured seriously in car accidents, the aftereffects can be nothing short of life-changing — both for family members and the victims themselves. Recently, the president of East Tennessee State University was hospitalized after being involved in an automobile crash. A university spokesman stated that the president currently remains in stable condition, and his full recovery is expected. The other individual who was in the accident, the 34-year-old driver of the other car, was…

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Tennessee car accidents: University president injured in crash

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Car accidents are tragic events that we never expect to happen. Fortunately, most traffic accidents do not cause serious injury or death. However, when Tennessee residents are injured seriously in car accidents, the aftereffects can be nothing short of life-changing — both for family members and the victims themselves. Recently, the president of East Tennessee State University was hospitalized after being involved in an automobile crash. A university spokesman stated that the president currently remains in stable condition, and his full recovery is expected. The other individual who was in the accident, the 34-year-old driver of the other car, was…

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Tennessee motor vehicle accident injures 9-year-old pedestrian

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While car accidents happen every single day in the state of Tennessee, the sad truth is that many of them could and should have been prevented. Whether the motor vehicle accident was caused by a drunk or distracted driver, or someone who was not following traffic laws, it is deeply saddening to think that the death and injury caused by that event never should have occurred. When someone is injured or killed due to the fault of another driver, justice is available to the victims and their families. On Sunday, Nov. 3, a 9-year-old child was struck and injured by…

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Tennessee mother weeps for son who died in motor vehicle accident

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A motor vehicle accident is an unexpected event for which no one in can prepare. To make matters worse, accidents often result in serious injury or death. When someone dies in a motor vehicle accident due to the fault of another person, compensation may be available to family members if they file a wrongful death claim against the person responsible. On July 8, Tennessee Highway Patrol representatives returned to Highway 51, where an accident occurred along the border of Tipton and Lauderdale counties. They were investigating a motor vehicle accident that resulted in the death of a 30-year-old Ripley man…

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Tennessee mother weeps for son who died in motor vehicle accident

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A motor vehicle accident is an unexpected event for which no one in can prepare. To make matters worse, accidents often result in serious injury or death. When someone dies in a motor vehicle accident due to the fault of another person, compensation may be available to family members if they file a wrongful death claim against the person responsible. On July 8, Tennessee Highway Patrol representatives returned to Highway 51, where an accident occurred along the border of Tipton and Lauderdale counties. They were investigating a motor vehicle accident that resulted in the death of a 30-year-old Ripley man…

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Deadly road may be cause of fatal motor vehicle accident

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Ideally, people who enter vehicles arrive at their destinations without being injured in an accident. Unfortunately, being involved in a motor vehicle accident is a reality for some individuals. Typically, the causes of an accident can be prevented, but there are some situations that cannot be anticipated. In one case, Tennessee residents blame a recent fatal accident on the roadway on which it occurred. In a tragic accident, a car reportedly crashed into the rear end of a tractor-trailer. According to police the truck was attempting to turn into a local trucking business. The owner of the company reportedly anticipated…

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