When a Pedestrian is Injured by a Drunk Driver

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Well over a million people get arrested for drunk driving every year across the United States. This problem is an epidemic, despite widespread efforts to raise awareness and educate the public on the problem. Nearly 1/3 of all annual fatal car accidents involve alcohol or other intoxicants. These accidents are bad enough when it’s two cars, but when a pedestrian …

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Pedestrian Safety At Night And Information You Need To Know

The pedestrian is always at risk of being hit by a car when crossing or walking along a road. However, this risk dramatically increases after the sun sets. The night pedestrian’s low visibility on the road often takes the motorist by surprise. Sometimes it is only a matter of chance that the pedestrian is not hit because the motorist was …

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What You Must Know About Railroad Track Safety

What You Must Know About Railroad Track Safety

Recently, a train crashed into an SUV that was stuck on railroad tracks in Odessa. Luckily, the driver of the SUV  reacted in the correct way by getting everyone out of the vehicle before the crash, so there were no injuries reported. Because trains travel at a much faster speed than a car or other vehicles and they cannot stop …

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Odessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Outcome of Pedestrian Hit-and-run

Odessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Outcome of Pedestrian Hit-and-run

According to a press release from the Ector County District Attorney’s Office, a 2013 pedestrian hit-and-run case is the subject of a guilty plea. Man Crossing Street  At approximately 8 a.m. on September 30, 2013, a Odessa man in a 2004 white Crown Victoria struck a 90-year-old male pedestrian attempting to cross East 8th Street. The pedestrian was on his …

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