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Two-vehicle crash in Iowa kills one and sends another to hospital

Although incidents can occur at anytime and for any reason, Iowa drivers are aware that heavy traffic also means a higher chance of collisions. A car accident could result when a driver is not properly paying attention, speeding or following too close to the car in front of them. Although some drivers are able to evade crashes, these habits are dangerous and could seriously injure or kill others traveling on the road.

One student and both drivers injured in Iowa bus crash

Iowa parents often send their children to school on a bus. This massive yellow vehicle is utilized during the school week to transport large amounts of children to and from school. Although this vehicle is considered safe, incidents happen. When they do, a bus accident could result in serious injuries affecting numerous occupants.

Bike and truck collide; biker seriously injured

Residents and visitors in Iowa often will enjoy a walk outside or a nice bike ride in residential areas or city streets. These activities are done for enjoyment or as a mode for transportation, but riding a bike or traveling by foot can pose some risks. This is especially true for those traveling near roads or where vehicles frequent. When a bike accident occurs, the biker could be seriously injured or killed by the impact from the vehicle. This makes it crucial that drivers and bikers follow the rules of the road and are aware of each other.

Iowa City man killed in two-car collision

Tragedy can often fill the roadways. Iowa residents and drivers passing through will often witness collisions of various magnitudes. Small collisions such as fender benders can frequently occur, but when a serious car accident occurs, the incident will often result in serious injuries, severe damages and even fatalities. These accidents not only affect those directly involved but also their loved ones who are coping with their death or are caring for those injured.

Crash involving ambulance, motorcycle and truck injuries five

Iowa residents understand that accidents can happen and could involve numerous vehicles. The magnitude of the collision could be something simple like a fender bender, which could result in little to no costs to the liable party. In contrast, an accident could also result in severe damage, serious injuries and even fatalities. These collisions could be the result of a negligent driver who might be liable for all injuries and damages that resulted from the incident.

Negligent driver might have caused two-car crash injuring four

Iowa residents understand that when a driver fails to comply with the rules of the road, they could cause an accident. Drivers who are reckless or negligent frequently cause car accidents. This not only creates dangers for the driver and the potential for being pulled over and fined, but it also puts other drivers and passengers at risk. A negligent driver could cause a collision that injures several and causes serious injuries or even fatalities.

Multi-car crash injures two, totals two vehicles

Simply put, accidents are unexpected. They can happen at any moment and anywhere. Moreover, they can involve numerous victims, cause severe damage and result in serious injuries. Car accidents occur on major roads as well as back roads, so it is important that drivers take precaution at all times.

How trained in driving are Iowa ambulance drivers?

Picture driving down the highway: You hear an ambulance approaching with sirens blaring in the distance. You look ahead and in your review, wanting to make sure to get out of the way before the ambulance comes speeding past. The last thing anyone would want in this situation is a car accident.

Did driver negligence or a mechanical issue cause Ames accident?

While some accidents are clearly caused by a negligent driver, there are other accidents where the real issue was defective car design or dangerous auto parts. When it comes to these defective parts or car designs, this is often not figured out until the investigation after the crash. In other cases, an accident can be caused by a combination of negligence and auto defects.

Russell Brand faces lawsuit after pedestrian accident

Pedestrian accidents in Iowa can become quite tricky. The driver may be attempting to claim the pedestrian darted out in front of their car or that the runner improperly crossed the street. For the person who was injured, these types of accidents can also result in lifelong disabilities and ongoing pain.

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