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Car accidents: Woman killed in two-car crash

Accidents can occur at any time of the day or night. Under most circumstances, those involved in car accidents would exchange insurance information and be on their way. Recently, one family has been left devastated after a horrific car crash claimed the life of their loved one on a busy two-lane highway in Marrero, Louisiana.

Impaired driving often leads to car accidents

A mother and her two young sons are recovering today in an area hospital after their vehicle was hit head-on. Authorities said that an impaired driver died after he crossed the center line and crashed into the family's vehicle at 7:15 a.m on Feb. 20. In Louisiana, car accidents involving impaired drivers can happen at any time of the day, even during the morning commute.

Car accidents: Tragic Louisiana crash leaves 2 teenagers dead

Tragedy occurs too often on Louisiana roadways. It's no secret that many car accidents are the result of irresponsible driving. Sadly, two families recently lost teenagers after a fatal head-on collision occurred between a sedan and a pickup truck.

Car accidents: Tragedy strickes after Louisiana head-on collision

Campaigns are all around to educate and inform drivers of the dangers of distracted driving. Individuals who have lost loved ones or have personally been involved in car accidents as a result of a momentary distraction know all too well the physical and emotional pain that can follow in the aftermath. Sadly, a current investigation is pending to discover the events proceeding a recent tragic accident on a Louisiana roadway. 

Car accidents: did distracted driving result in a fatality?

Louisiana authorities are pleading with drivers to avoid all methods of distracted driving. Authorities are witnessing many car accidents that are a result of cell phone use and looking away from the road for anything as simple as talking to a passenger. One recent tragic accident has authorities again pleading to maintain safety on the roads. A recent three-car collision resulted in three drivers suffering injuries and the death of one passenger.

Car accidents: Woman overcomes serious injuries to graduate

Some people may not realize the extent to which a car accident can change a person's life until they experience it or know someone who has gone through the experience. Not only can car accidents result in serious injuries, but they can completely change the quality of people's lives. Fortunately, one Louisiana young woman has defied the odds of suffering traumatic injuries following a horrific car accident.

Car accidents: Unborn child killed with parents in collision

One Louisiana family has had to unexpectantly bury three loved ones. Sadly, they never had the chance to meet one of the family members because he or she had not been born. The couple and their unborn child were victims of one of the latest tragic and fatal car accidents in the area.

Car accidents: Fraternity faces wrongful death lawsuit

The national fraternity Kappa Sigma is not new to publicity about controversial hazing procedures forced on new pledges. As early as 2001, the fraternity has had chapters suspended or banned from different universities across the country. The fraternity's most recent chapter suspension has occurred at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, following one of the area's tragic car accidents involving a pledge.

Car accidents: Man jailed after fatal collision

It has been said that traveling in an airplane can be safer than traveling by a motor vehicle. Truth be told, most people travel more often by a vehicle than a plane, increasing the risk of a car accident. When serious car accidents occur, life-altering injuries and/or death are possibilities. One Louisiana man was recently sentenced to jail following his involvement in a tragic collision.