Another high-speed chase leads to death, this time of two people in one vehicle. A crash on Monday, April 30, 2012, after a chase by a Fort Bend County Sheriff's deputy, claimed the lives of a man and a woman, and severely injured another young woman in the car. In addition, a separate high-speed chase lead to the death on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 of a man in north Houston.
According to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the likelihood of getting into a fatal car accident increases on tax filing day. Researchers examined a database of 6,783 fatal traffic accidents that occurred in the United States over the last 30 years on April 15, and compared these numbers to the number of fatal car crashes that occurred on the same day the week before and the week after taxes were due.