While driving may be a convenient and efficient mode of transportation, it can also be a dangerous one. Add in other factors, such as high traffic during rush hour, and stressed, distracted or tired drivers, and driving home from work can all-too-easily turn into prime-time for a car accident.
Recently, a Ford Explorer traveling in Marlborough collided with a school bus pulling out of the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School. Two passengers and the driver of the Ford Explorer involved in the car crash suffered injuries. The passenger with the more severe injuries was transported to UMass Memorial Medical Center.
Massachusetts Congressman John Tierney's wife was hospitalized following a harrowing car accident that occurred in Danvers recently. The car crash occurred in the morning near the intersection of Centre and Hobart streets when a sports utility vehicle rear-ended Mrs. Tierney's vehicle, a Volkswagen Bug. According to the report, there was significant impact resulting from this car collision.
This blog has reported a number of deaths and serious injuries from car crashes on the roads of Massachusetts. Tragically, there is another incident to add to that number. Recently, a car that was traveling northbound on I -495 apparently went out of control, hit the median and then struck a southbound car in a head on collision. The car accident occurred in Methuen, Massachusetts.
Tragedy struck twice in a week on the roads of Massachusetts when a 58-year-old man from Roxbury was killed after driving in the wrong direction. The car accident occurred near the entrance of the O'Neill Tunnel in Boston. It was the second fatal car crash involving a vehicle being driven the wrong direction in less than a week.
A horrific head-on collision recently occurred in Enfield, Massachusetts, and both female drivers, ages 58 and 76, were pronounced dead shortly following the crash. The car accident occurred on Route 5 when one car was traveling north and crossed the double yellow line and hit the other driver head on, according to the police sergeant leading the accident investigation. Both drivers were trapped in their cars following the accident
A woman from Massachusetts who was traveling out of state to see her grandson graduate from high school has tragically died in a car crash involving a 15-year-old driver. The teenage driver pulled her car directly into the path of the car driven by the son of the deceased. He and the teen were treated for minor injuries at the hospital and released.
Cape Cod is a destination for tourists and a beloved home for many residents. In the mid-Cape town of Dennis, local residents lost a long-time resident and business owner.
Prom is a night that most high school students look forward to with great anticipation. Unfortunately for the students attending the junior prom Silver Lake Regional High School, it was a night of tears.
When a person is a passenger in someone else's car or truck, the passenger's safety is in the hands of the driver. If that driver is negligent and that negligence leads to an accident and injury, the driver may be held liable for any injury suffered by the passenger.