Accident And Injury (page 7)


Jackson Parking Meter Changes Could End Up Hitting Your Wallet

Private parking meters could be coming to Jackson if the city ends up striking a deal with a St. Louis-based company. The long-discussed upgrades could...

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  • Dec 2, 2016

Fire Hydrant Shortage Could Endanger Lee County Residents

Tapping into the water supply is critical for fighting fires, and some Cape Coral residents are up in arms about the coverage of the city’s...

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  • Dec 2, 2016

Pensacola Fire Causes Range From the Mundane to the Insane

Fires are a grave concern throughout the year, and one many Pensacolans might not think about until the moment it’s happening to them. Fires can...

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  • Dec 1, 2016

Why Bad Atlanta Roads Are Costing You Money

Recently, a hole left from utility work on Kingsboro Road led to a flat tire for an Atlanta driver, according to NBC 11Alive. The flat...

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  • Nov 30, 2016

What is Tennessee Doing to Combat the Rise of Distracted Driving?

Distracted Driving is a growing epidemic that is sweeping the nation. More and more drivers are using cell phones, eating, reading and grooming behind the...

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  • Nov 30, 2016

Tallahassee Traffic Light Install More Difficult Than You Might Think

A new traffic signal and some road alterations at a Tallahassee intersection are helping some residents breathe a little easier on the road. However, the...

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  • Nov 30, 2016

4 Safety Tips for Driving on Flooded Atlanta Roadways

On Nov. 28, Atlanta finally received rainfall for the first time in more than a month. The heavy rain caused flooding and standing water on...

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  • Nov 30, 2016

Another Accident in Tampa Claims Life of First Responder: Tow Truck Community Wants Change

On Sunday, Nov. 27, a tow truck driver was struck and killed by an alleged drunk driver while pulled over to assist a motorist. This...

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  • Nov 29, 2016

New Federal Guidelines Try to Get Drivers to Put Down Their Phones

People who like to check their phones while driving may no longer be able to, if a new regulation is adopted by car manufacturers and...

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  • Nov 29, 2016

Gated Communities Could be Coming to Jackson, But Expectations Are Mixed

Jackson’s communities simmer over adding gates to neighborhoods, with residents and authorities trading support and doubt over the project, presided over by a city council...

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  • Nov 29, 2016

Firefighters Have Some of the Highest Occupational Cancer Rates: Lakeland Fire Department Is Fighting to Change That

Lakeland is fighting occupational cancer with new protective gear. The Lakeland Fire Department is the first department in the state to use halo hoods, which...

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  • Nov 28, 2016

What Safety Regulations Are In Place for Memphis School Bus Drivers to Keep Your Kids Safe?

On Nov. 21, a school bus crash in Chattanooga injured 12 people and killed 5 children, according to The Tennessean. The bus driver was speeding...

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  • Nov 24, 2016

Top 4 Concerns That Prestonsburg Drivers Have When on the Road

Recently, concerned Prestonsburg citizens spoke up over a crumbling roadway located on the Left Fork of Rice Branch in Floyd County, according to the Floyd...

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  • Nov 23, 2016

What Sarasota Families Need to Know Before Hitting the Road for Thanksgiving Travel This Year

Construction on the I-75’s University Parkway Diverging Diamond Interchange has been an annoyance to Sarasotans for months, but fortunately, road work is suspended between Thursday...

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  • Nov 23, 2016

What Kissimmee Families Need to Know About Thanksgiving Traffic This Year

Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and families throughout Osceola County will be eating delicious food, giving thanks, and watching football on the couch....

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  • Nov 23, 2016