Getting behind the wheel of a motor vehicle is a privilege, not a right. That means that a driver's license can be taken away at the discretion of the government if laws are broken repeatedly. It also means that certain groups of people cannot even be issued licenses based on their past. One issue that causes a lot of tragedy is that of reckless driving.
One of the biggest problems facing drivers these days is that of distracted driving. Even though drivers have been driving distracted for decades, it has only gotten worse with the introduction of mobile phones and then smartphones. Here are some of the most dangerous distracted driving habits aside from using a phone while driving.
One person was injured in a car accident involving an empty school bus late in the month of August. The accident occurred on Aug. 30 in Huntersville, North Carolina. The car wound up underneath the rear of the school bus, which did not have any students on it at the time of the accident.
Car accidents occur all too often on the roads of Wilson, North Carolina. Some of them are so severe that law enforcement agencies must perform motor vehicle crash reconstruction in order to determine who was at fault. For the most part, the reconstruction process is used in accidents that resulted in fatalities, or those that might result in fatalities at a later date.
It's understandable that you might get anxious when driving on the roads of North Carolina. Let's be honest here; the traffic can be downright unbearable. With so many accidents being reported on the news each night, it can be a little daunting to hit the road every morning. Here are some tips for safe driving near large trucks.
You've likely seen Smart Cars zipping around city streets. They're tiny little vehicles, just barely big enough for two people. They run about five feet from one side to the other and eight feet from bumper to bumper.
North Carolina has quite a few congested roads. With so many vacation destinations, visitors from all over the country come to the state for its beaches, state parks and much more. So, how can you become a better defensive driver in Wilson?
Car accidents can be life changing for some victims. For others, they can be minor incidents that cause thousands of dollars in damages. Injuries suffered in a car accident can make life incredibly difficult for victims, even if they receive compensation for their injuries. Here are some damages victims of car accidents can claim.
Wilson Police Department officials arrested and charged a Bailey, North Carolina, man with felonious assault with a deadly weapon among other crimes on Monday, July 24. He's alleged to have been speeding at the time he struck a Virginia Beach family's minivan as they were driving through the county. The impact of the crash caused the van to roll over onto its roof, trapping the driver's wife and her son inside.
A man died earlier this month when a recliner fell from a truck on US 421 in North Carolina. The accident happened in the northbound lanes of 421 around 10:30 in the morning and involved three vehicles.