Odessa Auto Accident Leaves Three Dead

An auto accident in north Odessa claimed the lives of three people and left two others injured on Saturday, September 19th. The crash occurred in the early morning hours around 3 a.m. in the 1400 block of 52nd Street.

Driver Injured in Rainy Day Crash

In a recent report by San Angelo Live, an auto accident occurred near the intersection of Jackson Street and Arroyo Friday morning that left one driver injured. The officers that investigated the scene said it appeared that the driver of a black passenger car pulled out in front of a white van.

Busy Sweetwater Intersection Causing Trouble

There is an intersection with Interstate 20 in Sweetwater that seems to build up traffic at certain times, causing problems for travelers and residents. According to an article by Big Country Homepage, State Highway 70 intersects with I-20 and during any time that has an increase of traffic, you may find a traffic jam.

Pedestrian Involved Accident Leaves Man in Critical Condition

The pedestrian was struck at the intersection of South San Jose Drive and Waldemar Street. According to Abilene police, the man was hit around 5 in the morning on Friday, December 15th. The man needed emergency surgery is was in critical condition as of the writing of this article.

Distracted Driving Auto Accidents on the Rise

You may have heard of the term 'distracted driving' being used more and more often these days. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA), car wrecks attributed to distracted driving took the lives of 3,450 people that year.

Gas Pump Erupts in Flames

Big Country News reported on September 21, 2018, that a gas station surveillance footage captured a driver backing into a gas pump and starting a large fire in Mobile AL. According to the police report the man actually did this on purpose.

Four Way Stop Confusion Causes Car Accident

According to San Angelo Live on August 23, 2018, San Angelo police responded to an auto accident that involved two vehicles at the intersection of Howard Street and Junius Street. Allegedly a white Ford Expedition that was heading south on Howard and a red Chrysler minivan westbound on Junius were involved in the accident.

Cheaper Gas Prices: Reason for Increased Fatal Accidents

According to an article on the Big Country Homepage, the Nation Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released a report stating that lower average gas prices have led to more people being on the road.

Wild Hogs Cause Deadly Car Crash

KTSX reported on July 30, 2018, that a teenager from Haskell Texas died on Monday morning in an auto accident that involved wild pigs. According to the story the young man was 19 years old and was headed north on Farm to market 600 when Adam about 12:10 AM his pickup hit multiple pigs southwest of Haskell.

Drunk Driving Car Accident Ends in Injury

According to San Angelo Live, the driver of a white Dodge charger was involved in a car accident in the 1100 block of Rio Concho Drive on Wednesday night. The driver lost control of the vehicle and hit a nearby telephone pole which resulted in him rolling the car which ended up in the yard of an apartment complex.