Safe Driving Tip: Reminder of the Move Over / Slow Down Law

Dangers to Tow Truck Drivers

Do you know about the Move Over/ Slow Down law? When emergency vehicles are stopped on the roadway, motorists are required to either vacate the lane closest to the emergency vehicle, or slow to 20 miles below the speed limit. The law originally covered fire, police, and EMS vehicles. In 2011, tow trucks were added to the list. However, in …

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Civil Lawsuit Follows a No-Bill Issued in Fatal Wreck | Car Accident Attorney Odessa

Civil Lawsuit Follows a No-Bill Issued in Fatal Wreck | Car Accident Attorney Odessa

Last May, a horrific accident occurred in Ector County. A family van was struck from behind by a pickup truck resulting in several deaths and even more injuries. Now four months later one of the injured parties is filing a civil lawsuit, believing justice wasn’t served when the case went before a jury. Three children were killed and five more …

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Rollover Accidents in West Texas Expose Dangers of SUVs | Andrews Rollover Accident Lawyer

Rollover Accidents in Andrews and Throughout West Texas Expose Dangers of SUVs

We’ve mentioned in previous blogs that larger vehicles like pickup trucks and minivans have a high center of gravity, making them more vulnerable to rollover accidents. But no vehicles have a higher risk for rollover than SUVs. West Texas has seen several rollover accidents in recent months that have ended in tragedy. Days ago a young man overcorrected his vehicle …

Robert WhiteRollover Accidents in West Texas Expose Dangers of SUVs | Andrews Rollover Accident Lawyer

Handicapped Man Using Sticks to Drive Lost Control of Van | Odessa Auto Accident Lawyer

Handicapped Man Using Sticks to Drive Lost Control of Van

A handicapped man drove his Dodge Caravan into the Yard Dog Garden Center in Odessa, Texas last Friday around 4:30pm. The 67-year-old driver of the van lost control of the vehicle and was no longer able to control his speed. He took a sharp turn onto Arroyo Road and barreled into the Yard Dog’s parking lot. The van was stopped …

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Multiple West Texas Automobile Accidents Reflect Troubling National Average

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The emergency responders of Ector County certainly had their work cut out for them on the evening of September 19th, when four automobile accidents involving a total of nine vehicles took place in a span of approximately 45 minutes. It started just before 5:30 pm, when a Dodge van traveling northbound on Highway 385 collided with a Ford van when …

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