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Austin Drunk Driving Accident Kills Young South Austin Resident

Last month, Austin experienced its 15th fatal car crash for 2016. According to the accident report, a 19-year-old was driving drunk with a 20-year-old passenger in the car. The car swerved off of the road near Stassney Lane and smashed into a utility pole. Neither passenger nor driver were wearing seatbelts. The passenger was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced…
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What are DWI Penalties in Texas?

Austin Injury Attorney That Handles Drunk Driving Accidents Texas takes drunk driving very seriously. If a driver is caught with a blood alcohol content (BAC) level over the legal limit, the fines, jail time and other punishments can be severe and affect the drunk driver for years. Along with various types of criminal punishments, drunk drivers may face civil liability…
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What Can Be Done About College Students Drunk Driving?

Our Austin Injury Lawyer Understands the Dangers of Driving While Intoxicated Recently, a university student was charged with two counts of intoxicated manslaughter for a fatal car accident in Austin, Texas. The student was driving at least 80 miles per hour when he hit another car from behind. This force pushed the vehicle into a head on, multi-car auto accident….
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Holiday Season Increases Chance of Being Involved in a Drunk Driving Accident

The holiday season is a very dangerous time of year on our roadways, as drunken driving increases significantly. According to KXAN, on Thanksgiving weekend, Texas state troopers arrested 386 people for driving while intoxicated, and officials are worried that number could increase. A family in Leander, Texas is still dealing with the impact of a drunk driving tragedy that occurred…
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