Category: Motor Vehicle Accidents

Understanding San Antonio Electric Scooter Laws

While electric scooters offer fun and inexpensive transportation in downtown San Antonio, riding an e-scooter comes with responsibilities. In addition to following all scooter safety measures, riders need to know San Antonio’s local laws governing e-scooter use. San Antonio officials tightened electric scooter ordinances last summer after what was criticized … Continue reading

Facts You Should Know About DUI Accidents in McAllen, TX

Drunk driving accidents continue to be a deadly threat on American roads, and Texas has the dubious distinction of consistently ranking among the states with the highest number of drunk driving fatalities year after year. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says 40% of all traffic deaths in Texas … Continue reading

Highway Near McAllen Rated Worst for Drowsy Driving

Several Texas highways, including a 145-mile interstate between Corpus Christi and San Antonio, have been called among the worst in the nation for drowsy or fatigued driving fatalities. Texas counties as a whole including Hidalgo County appear near the top of various counts of sleep-related car accident fatalities. “Falling Asleep … Continue reading

Fatal Car Accidents in Brownsville: How Common Are They?

Texas had the most deaths in car accidents of any state in the union in 2018, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says. There were 3,303 fatal motor vehicle accidents and 3,639 deaths across Texas in 2018, according to Motor Vehicle Crash Statistics published by the Texas Department of … Continue reading

San Antonio Car Accident Fatalities Increased In 2018

Officials say a spike in fatal car accidents in San Antonio over the last three years is due to driver negligence as well as population growth. The numbers published by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) are striking: 159 fatal motor vehicle accidents and 164 deaths in Bexar County in … Continue reading

San Antonio Intersections: Which Are The Most Dangerous?

Commuters and others who regularly drive in San Antonio are well aware of Bexar County’s heavy traffic and the frequency of car accidents. What emerges under closer inspection is that many car accidents occur at intersections, and that some intersections – due to design, traffic volume or other factors – … Continue reading