Car & Truck Accidents Articles

Abraham Watkins

Highway Worker’s Death Reminds Drivers to Slow Down in Texas Work Zones

When you’re a construction worker, danger comes with the job. There is always the danger of being crushed by a falling object or being injured when scaffolding collapses or heavy machinery malfunctions. Workers and their families recognize that being seriously injured or even killed on the job is a risk that construction workers take every…

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Abraham Watkins

Houston Accident Shows Distracted Driving and Teen Drivers Are Not a Good Mix

Every day 15 people are killed in distracted driving accidents — an epidemic of sorts further exacerbated when less experienced teen drivers are on the road. When you combine the already high fatality rates of teen drivers with distracted driving, the results are disastrous. A recent fatal auto accident in Harris County illustrates that distracted…

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Abraham Watkins

Houston Motorist Swapping Information After Minor Accident Hit By an 18-Wheeler

Virtually everyone knows that after a motor vehicle accident, you find a safe place to park your car and exchange insurance information with the other driver. For one Houston motorist, however, the decision to pull over after a minor fender bender and exchange information proved fatal. On a Friday afternoon, around 11:30 a.m., on the…

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Abraham Watkins

Two Kidney Dialysis Patients Killed in Fatal Car Accident in Houston

Two MetroLift passengers were killed in Harris County just over a week ago when their taxi driver hit a stalled tanker truck. Disabled individuals who need transportation for outpatient medical treatment, but are unable to use the local bus, work with MetroLift to get to and from their appointments. The MetroLift transit system works with…

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Abraham Watkins

High Speeds Involved in Fatal Car Accident Involving Texas Police Officer

Two teenagers were killed a few weeks ago in an accident that involved distracted driving, prescription medications and a speeding patrol car. On Thursday, June 30, two teenage girls in a Pontiac Grand Am had stopped at a stop sign at the intersection of Jacksboro Highway and Holliday Road around 9:30 in the evening. As…

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Abraham Watkins

Tragic Motorcycle Accident Involving Houston Man Leaves Four Dead

A Sunday afternoon motorcycle ride on a Texas highway ended in tragedy for four motorcyclists this weekend. A 30-year-old Houston man was driving southbound on Texas 19 just outside Canton, Texas, on Sunday afternoon when he swerved onto the northbound lane and struck two motorcycles. The impact of the car -motorcycle collision caused the car…

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