Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer Understands the Struggles of Pedestrians Who Have Suffered a Hit and Run Accident

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Drivers who are involved in a collision and then flee the scene are a menace to people on the road. Instead of responding to their conscience and to the legal obligation of coming to a stop after an accident, they attempt to leave other people struggling alone with bodily injuries and damaged vehicles. Recourse for victims In addition to being …

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Unrestrained Children Fall Out of Moving SUV | Odessa SUV Accident Lawyer

Unrestrained Children Fall Out of Moving SUV in Odessa

Tuesday afternoon two young children fell out of the back of an SUV and ended up in a West Texas hospital. Now Odessa Police are investigating two possible felony reports of endangering a child. Around 5pm a mother was driving her 4-year-old son in her Chevy Tahoe. They were joined by another woman and her 7-year-old daughter as they headed …

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State Keeps Caps on Pain & Suffering | West Texas Personal Injury Lawyer

Texas Keeps Caps on Pain & Suffering

Tuesday a federal judge ruled that a 2003 Texas law that puts a limit on pain and suffering compensation in health care lawsuits is constitutional. The ruling came down after a court case claimed that it was unconstitutional for a cap to be placed on the compensation that was put in place by the Medical Malpractice and Tort Reform Act …

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Human Error the Leading Cause of West Texas Car Accidents

Car accident in West Texas

What do you think when you hear the word accidents? Maybe tripping and scraping your knee, knocking over a glass, breaking a plate… the point is an accident is an inconvenience, not possibly life threatening. That’s why the term auto accident is misleading. If you’ve ever been in one you know what I mean. The majority of “auto accidents” are …

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Wheels of Justice Move in West Texas

Justice served in West Texas

When a Midland jury convicted a man of multiple counts of Intoxication, Manslaughter and Assault last week it began closing a tragic chapter in the lives of 2 families. Back in the fall of 2010 a driver in Midland Texas was traveling the wrong way on Highway 191 when he struck a car carrying a mother and her 2 daughters …

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Odessa Man Killed in Collision with Tractor Trailer

18 wheeler Odessa Texas

A fatal crash occurred south of Andrews at 6:30 a.m. the morning of February 27th. A semi-truck was traveling west on County Road 1900 when it crossed the northbound lanes of Highway U.S. 385 in preparation of turning south onto the highway. According to reports as the semi attempted its southbound turn, a white pickup cut him off, causing the …

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Three Separate Odessa Accidents Send Five to Hospital

Odessa Texas car accidents

Seven cars were involved in three separate crashes in Odessa this past Friday. According to officials, the first car accident occurred on Business Interstate 20, west of Faudree Road. A car lost control and ended up stuck on the train tracks. An oncoming Union Pacific train was alerted and was able to stop in time to avoid a collision. Thankfully, …

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Deadly Pecos Rollover Accident

West Texas Rollover Accident

Monday morning a Midland man was killed in a rollover accident on HWY 17 south of Pecos. According to a Pecos Department of Public Safety official, Jamus Cooper, 29, from Midland, was riding as a passenger in a vehicle driven by Derrick Broaddus, 29, of Amarillo. They were travelling north on State Highway 17, south of Interstate 20, when they …

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Police Seek Hit-and-Run Driver in Rollover Accident that Killed Odessa Man

Rollover accidents deadly in West Texas

This past Sunday afternoon, on Highway 349, just ten miles north of Midland, Daniel Paul Breyman lost his life in an accident police suspect was caused by a hit-and-run driver. According to officials Breyman, 34, from Odessa, was travelling south on 349 when his car was hit. He apparently lost control of his vehicle from the impact and it rolled …

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Deadly Big Spring Trucking Accident

Dangerous big trucks in Big Spring TX

A massive wreck in Big Spring involving three semi trucks and an oilfield truck occurred Monday night in Martin County. The accident left two dead and sent three others in the hospital. According to a report by the Big Spring Department of Public Safety, the multi-vehicle accident happened on Highway 176, eight miles east of Highway 349, around 7:30 p.m. …

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Three Odessa Men Dead in Two Unrelated Car Accidents

Overturned SUV on Odessa TX Highway

Early Friday morning, two Odessa men lost their lives in a rollover accident on U.S. 385 South. In an unrelated accident, another Odessa man was killed in an accident involving an 18-wheeler on Interstate 20 East, just west of the JBS Parkway. In the first fatal accident, Adrian Castillo, 22, and Jesus Leon Morales, 16, were traveling northbound on Highway …

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Oil Rig Accident Kills Odessa Man

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An oil rig in Lynn County was the scene of a deadly accident recently. Safety lines had broken on a pipe where men from O’Ryan Drilling, out of Odessa, were working. The breaks caused an intense amount of pressure to be released and the pipe to whip around. Deputies from the Lynn County Sheriff’s Office, the Lynn County EMS, and …

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Midland Named 7th Safest Small City in America

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Farmers Insurance has ranked the safest small cities in the United States and for the 4th straight year Midland has made the list. Midland ranks the highest among small cities, those with a population of 150,000 or less, throughout Texas. The study is based on a number of factors, including crime statistics, extreme weather, natural disaster risks, depreciation of housing …

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Is Texas a Safe Haven for Dangerous Doctors?

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We trust doctors with our lives. Their oath is to “first do no harm”. But there are far too many negligent doctors moving to our state because of its relaxed policies. Texas state tort reform currently caps non-economic damages in medical malpractice cases at $250,000 per doctor or hospital, with a $500,000 total cap. This law does not take into …

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Live Drive-Through Nativity in Big Spring

Christmas – mistletoe

The First Church of the Nazarene in Big Spring presents the 25th Annual “Live” Drive-Through Nativity from December 9-11. A cast of over 100 people bring the story of Christmas to life with scenes that include live animals and authentic representations of ancient buildings and places. The event is free of charge. Date and Time: Dec. 9 – 11 6:30 …

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Plane Crashes in Midland Neighborhood

Loop 250/Highway 349 Plane Crash

A plane scheduled to land at Midland Airpark in the mid-morning of Dec. 2 crashed into a residential area in northeast Midland. The plane, which slammed into the home of an 81-year-old woman, burst into flames and set the entire house ablaze. Miraculously, the plane’s pilot lived. He was transported to Midland Memorial Hospital and treated for what officials called …

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Come on Down to Taste of the Permian Basin! Tickets on Sale Online Until Nov. 7–

28th Annual Taste of the Permian Basin

On Nov. 8, join folks from all across West Texas for the 28th annual Taste of the Permian Basin!   About 40 local and national restaurants, including Zucchi’s Ristorante in Odessa and Genghis Grill in Midland, will be serving up savory entrees and sweet treats throughout the evening.  Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in silent and live …

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