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    • Driver Charged with DUI in Florence, South Carolina Crash

      Driver Charged with DUI in Florence, South Carolina Crash

      One person died in a single car crash in Florence County, South Carolina on Feb. 6. The South Carolina State Highway Patrol stated that the car driver was  charged with felony DUI.  They added that the man’s Dodge Charger was […]

    • Surgical Patient Can Proceed With Lawsuit Against Doctor

      Surgical Patient Can Proceed With Lawsuit Against Doctor

      A couple in Cumberland County, North Carolina may proceed with a medical malpractice lawsuit against Village Surgical Associates and practicing physician Michael S. Bryant, based in Fayetteville, North Carolina, according to a ruling by the North Carolina Supreme Court.  The 4-2 […]

    • 3 Takata Airbag Executives Hit with Criminal Charges, $1 Billion Fine

      3 Takata Airbag Executives Hit with Criminal Charges, $1 Billion Fine

      The Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata reached a $1 billion settlement with the US Department of Justice over a sometimes fatal defect in its airbags that led to millions of vehicles being recalled in the US and internationally.  At least 16 […]

    • Off-Duty Firefighter Dies in Truck Crash in South Carolina

      Off-Duty Firefighter Dies in Truck Crash in South Carolina

      An off duty firefighter from North Charleston, South Carolina died on January 19 in a crash with a tractor trailer on Palmetto Commerce Parkway in Charleston. He was 34 years old. The Charleston Post and Courier reported that the firefighter […]

    • North Carolina Motorcyclists Die in Crash with Pickup Truck

      North Carolina Motorcyclists Die in Crash with Pickup Truck

      The North Carolina Highway Patrol reported on January 2 that two motorcyclists died in Boardman, North Carolina, when their motorcycle struck a pickup truck that did not stop at a stop sign.  Carl Foster Jr., 51, and Patricia Wright, 52, […]

    • Common Car Accident Injuries: Fractured Bones

      Common Car Accident Injuries: Fractured Bones

      One of the most common injuries sustained in car accidents is broken or fractured bones. Although many people believe a broken bone is different from a fractured bone, they actually mean the same thing. Fractured is just the medical term […]

    • DUI Accident in South Carolina Injures 2

      DUI Accident in South Carolina Injures 2

      A man in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina was arrested on Jan. 8 for DUI, in connection to a serious car accident that happened in nearby Mathis Ferry.  The DUI suspect is a 20 year old male, and he has been […]

    • Wake County, North Carolina #1 in DWI Arrests During Holidays

      Wake County, North Carolina #1 in DWI Arrests During Holidays

      Two Triad counties in North Carolina – Wake and Guilford – were among the top five for DWI arrests during the holidays, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation.  During the Booze It and Lose It Campaign organized by […]

    • GOP Kills Truck Safety Rules for Fatigued Drivers

      GOP Kills Truck Safety Rules for Fatigued Drivers

      The trucking industry was victorious last month when GOP lawmakers on Capitol Hill were able to block Obama administration safety rules that were designed to keep fatigued truck drivers off the roads. Experts say that more deregulation is on the […]

    • Car Crash Injuries: Dangers of Ruptured Spleens

      Car Crash Injuries: Dangers of Ruptured Spleens

      It is not uncommon for victims of car crashes to not realize they have suffered an injury. Symptoms of car accident injuries can take hours, sometimes days, to show up and many of these injuries can be dangerous – even […]