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Highway Patrol Asking Drivers For a Safe New Year’s

With the New Year’s Holiday approaching, North Carolina Highway Patrol is urging motorists to bring in the new year safely by refraining from driving while impaired, remembering to wear seat belts and staying focused while on the road. Last year, North Carolina experienced ten motor-vehicle fataliti [...]

Man Killed While Pushing Stalled Vehicle

According to North Carolina Highway Patrol, a 48-year-old North Carolina man is dead after being struck by a car while he was pushing his stalled SUV on McArthur Road. The man was pushing his 1995 Ford SUV early Wednesday morning wen he was struck from behind by a man driving a 2013 Hyundai. The 31- [...]

December 31st, 2012|Car Accidents, DUI & DWI, Trucking/Tractor-Trailer Accidents|

Driver Miraculously Escapes Serious Injury in Charlotte Crash

The driver of a box truck is fortunate after escaping potentially serious injuries when his truck crashed and overturned on Interstate 85 Thursday morning. The crash happened in the southbound lanes of I-85 just before 8 a.m., according to members of North Carolina Highway Patrol. The truck flipped [...]

Charlotte Teen Dead After Speeding Wreck

A Charlotte teen is dead after a dangerous wreck in Rowan County Sunday Morning. According to authorities, the single vehicle accident happened around 9 a.m. on Goodnight Road after the 14-year-old driver exceeded the speed limit and struck a tree. The driver died on the scene. North Carolina Highwa [...]

December 4th, 2012|Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|

Interstate 77 Shut Down Due to Dangerous Fuel Spill

Lanes on Interstate 77 were shut down around Statesville after a tractor-trailer crashed and spilled fuel onto the median Wednesday night. According to North Carolina Highway Patrol, the tractor-trailer broke an axel when it crashed on the north-bound side of the highway near Exit 50, at around 8:30 [...]