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Impaired Bicyclist Causes Collision with a Car in Mill Creek, WV

MILL CREEK, WV:  Deputies from the Randolph County Sheriff’s Department have charged a bicyclist with DUI after police say he caused an accident on Friday, August 29th, 2022 on Beechnut Drive. At 9 p.m. police began an investigation into a car-bicycle accident and observed both with damage. Police learned the unidentified bike rider was in…

Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Emily Drive in Clarksburg, WV

Clarksburg, WV: According to the Harrison County 911 Communication Center, a fatal motorcycle accident was reported on Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at the intersection of Lodgeville Road and Emily Drive (Rte 50) near the old Eat’N Park location in Bridgeport. According to officials on the scene, the accident was between a motorcycle and a vehicle,…

DUI Collision Causes Death of Unborn Baby

KANAWHA COUNTY, WV: A man has been charged with Driving Under the Influence Causing Death after deputies say he caused a crash under the influence that led to a woman losing her unborn baby. The fatal collision happened along I-77 South just after 6:30 a.m. on July 18. West Virginia Code 17C-5-2 states: “Any person…

Nicholas County Crash Kills Driver, Passenger Life-flighted to Hospital

NETTIE, WV – One person has died and another was injured in a two-vehicle crash in Nicholas County. According to West Virginia State Police, the crash happened around 3:41 p.m. Thursday, July 14, 2022 on WV Route 20 near the Cheer Lane intersection in Nettie. Troopers say a pickup truck with two occupants crossed into…

Near Head-on Collision in Grafton Sends Two to Hospital

GRAFTON, WV: On July 15, 2022, first responders were called to the scene of a two-vehicle accident near the intersection of West Main and Sycamore Streets in Grafton. The drivers of both vehicles were transported from the scene of the nearly head-on collision to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. Taylor County EMS and the Grafton…

Motorcycle Fatality in Rowlesburg, West Virginia

ROWLESBURG, W.Va. – A Preston County man died after two days in the hospital following a two-vehicle accident involving a motorcycle over the weekend. According to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcyclists risk of a fatal crash is 35 times greater than an occupant in an automobile. According to a release from the…

Car Seat Laws in West Virginia

Posted On May 16, 2022 I Car Accidents

Any parent or guardian who will have to transport children in a vehicle in West Virginia must understand the importance of car seats. Children must be properly secured in their vehicles. Not only does this ensure the well-being of the child, but it is also the law. Here, we want to examine the car seat…

What Evidence Do You Need After a Car Accident?

Posted On May 9, 2022 I Car Accidents

Vehicle accident claims can become complicated, particularly when individuals are working to uncover evidence to prove liability. In order to recover compensation, it must be shown how the other driver(s) involved caused the incident. Here, we want to examine the various types of evidence that can help ensure that your car accident claim is successful…

Major Injuries From a Minor Car Accident

Is it possible to have major injuries from a minor car accident? Car accidents can happen anytime and they can either be major or minor accidents. A minor accident is one where you can still drive away from the scene of the accident. Typically, you’ll only suffer from mild injuries in minor car accidents. Yet,…

How Long Will I have Pain After a Car Accident?

Muscle pain after a car accident – how long will it last? According to statistics, road crashes are the leading cause of death in America for people aged 1-54. Not to mention, there are 4.4 million individuals who require medical attention due to serious injuries caused by car accidents. Muscle injuries should be treated. It’s…