Everyone has done it. You've gone without enough sleep, but you still have to get to work or school. You get behind the wheel while you're still waking up. You're not paying attention, because you're tired.
During the winter months, the weather can often be unpredictable. In just a matter of days, temperatures can drop from the 50s down to the teens with a cold front. Before you know it, rain becomes sleet or snow.
A 33-year-old Wilson, North Carolina, woman lost her life early in the morning on Friday, Dec. 8, when the driver of the van she was traveling in lost control of it, crashing it into a large oak tree.
Your body's immediate response to a car accident is to flood your brain with adrenaline and cortisol, natural energy and painkillers that can make it hard for you to even realize that you're hurt.
A track and field coach from Montreat College suffered a paralyzing injury in a motor vehicle accident last Friday. Now, authorities are scrambling to find out what happened. They have even filed a warrant in Buncombe County to search the vehicle that struck the man.
Driving under the influence of sleep deprivation can be just as lethal as driving while impaired by alcohol. Not only do both reduce a driver's reaction time, but they cause a decline in awareness and a reduction in judgment acuity.
CBS affiliate WNCN reports that as a result of a head-on collision on Tuesday, Jan. 10, in northeast Raleigh, one driver died and another suffered serious injuries.
A tearful defendant entered a guilty plea this month for multiple charges stemming from the April collision that maimed two highway workers for the Department of Transportation in North Carolina.
One of the initial stumbling blocks to ride-sharing was determining what occurs when a Lyft or Uber driver has an accident on the job. Who is responsible for the injuries and/or damages?
Last week, we discussed the dangers of impaired drivers on "Blackout Wednesday." This week's entry will delve into the inherent dangers of Black Friday, and why it may be better to do your super-saving at home, from the comfort of your keyboard.