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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Safe Driving Tips on How to Avoid a Car Accident

Ambulance carrying car accident victim

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s  most recent data, 33,561 people died in car crashes in 2012, an increase from the previous year. Along with that roughly 2.25 million people were injured in car wrecks that same year. Unfortunately, some of those people were from Midland-Odessa area. Automobile accidents happen for a variety of reasons, but there are many things you …

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Drunk Driver Hits Texas DUI Testing Van | West Texas Car Accident Lawyer

Drunk Driver Hits Texas DUI Testing Van

A 25-year-old in Montgomery County had too much to drink and drove her car into the back of a mobile breath alcohol testing van. According to the Montgomery County Police, three cruisers and the BAT van were already responding to another DUI suspect Sunday around 2am, when the accident occurred. A drunken man was apparently attempting to kick out a …

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Police Pursuit Ends in Injury Accident | Midland Car Accident Lawyer

Midland County Police Pursuit Ends in Injury Accident

An 18-year-old Odessa teen lead police on a high speed pursuit after a hit-and-run accident on Wednesday. The hit-and-run occurred on the 3000 block of SCR 1224 early Wednesday morning. When the Texas Department of Public Safety arrived witnesses told them the driver fled the scene in a gold Cadillac. When the troopers attempted to stop the Cadillac, the driver …

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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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Two Kermit Men Killed in Head-on Collision

Fatal car wreck in Kermit TX

Monday night two Kermit men lost their lives in a head-on collision just outside town. According to a spokesman from the Pecos Department of Public Safety, Enrique Mayers and Terri Schmidt died in a crash on Highway 302 around 8:50 p.m. Officials say that Mayers was travelling east on HWY 302 when he veered into the westbound lane, colliding with …

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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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Fatal Car-Pedestrian Accident in Midland

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On Saturday, Feb. 4, a Midland man was hit and killed by an SUV. Police are now investigating the terrible tragedy as a homicide. Neighbors who witnessed the accident first-hand described the event to News West 9. “It was really, really loud,” six-year-old Mallory said. “Like somebody hit a car,” her grandmother, Ofelia Lujan said. Lujan had just gotten home Saturday …

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West Texas Council of Camp Fire USA Hosts a Family-Friendly Concert This Saturday!

Trout Fishing in America Concert in Odessa TX

Camp Fire USA’s West Texas Council invites you to attend a family concert on Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Yucca Theatre in Midland! Trout Fishing in America is a musical duo which performs folk rock and children’s music. The two men who comprise Trout Fishing in America are incredibly talented– concert attendees will be delighted not only by their instrumental …

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United Way Reaches $2 Million Fundraising Goal

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The United Way of Odessa is pleased to announce that it has officially exceeded the 2011 campaign goal of $2 million dollars. This is by far the most successful campaign in the history of United Way of Odessa. “This was a team effort. And at United Way of Odessa, we have a GREAT Team – from Staff to Agencies, Board …

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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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Two Deadly West Texas Oil Field Accidents

Oil Pumps Odessa

Last month, a deadly oil field accident in Lynn County, Texas claimed the life of an Odessa man and injured two other Permian Basin drilling rig workers. The Lynn County Sheriff’s office stated that the accident happened eight miles east of O’Donnell near FM 2053 and CR BB. According to investigators, the oil field workers were repairing a pipe when …

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Third Thursday Program Promotes Reading in Midland

Odessa TX child reading

From 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Jan. 19, the Third Thursday Reading Program is hosting a free reading event for children in second through sixth grades. The event features the book “SNOW.” Each child in attendance at the event will receive a copy of the book to take home! Refreshments will be served. This Third Thursday reading event will …

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