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How Many Traffic Fatalities Have There Been This Year?

A family is in mourning after the death of an 18-year-old man in North Austin. The man, Edwin Proenza-Benedit, was riding his 2007 Suzuki motorcycle in the left lane of the 8200 block of Research Boulevard northbound when a driver turned from Jamestown Drive onto the service road. The accident happened in the early afternoon. The car crossed into the…
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Third Victim Dies After Research Blvd. Crash

That massive wrong-way drunk driving crash on Research Boulevard in November that led to the death of Nancy and Jackson Latulippe has claimed another victim. Scott Latulippe, the 41-year-old husband of Nancy and father of Jackson, was recently taken off life support after suffering a severe traumatic brain injury. The accident occurred when 41-year-old Guy Bransted lost control of his…
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Why is This Accident Being Called One of the Deadliest Crashes in Texas?

Last month, a charter bus accident occurred near Laredo, Texas when the driver lost control going approximately 65 miles per hour and the bus rolled over, killing eight passengers and injuring 44. It is being called one of the deadliest crashes in Texas since 2008. The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the deadly bus accident and the initial report…
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Bexar County Auto Accident Kills 1 and Injures 3

A recent head-on collision during mid-afternoon hours near Schertz along Interstate 10 in Texas killed one person and left three others injured. The motor vehicle accident shut down a frontage road along the interstate along an area with an entrance to and exit from the highway. As Austin Car Accident Attorneysknow, such accidents are unfortunately all-too-common here in Texas. According to…
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2011 Traffic deaths are lowest seen in six decades

Residents of Austin, Texas, might be interested to learn that traffic deaths in the U.S. are on the decline. The government announced traffic-related deaths have reached the lowest level since 1949. Studies reveal a total of 32,367 deaths due to road accidents in 2011, 1.9 percent less than 2010. According to reports issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,…
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