Police say a Raceland man is potentially facing jail time following a serious car accident on the afternoon of Dec. 23. The Louisiana State Police responded to the crash on LA 308, which claimed the life of a 60-year-old woman. One driver has been arrested and is facing serious charges. If he is found guilty, as in other car accidents, he could face the loss of his license, fines and time in prison.
A tragic accident has claimed the life of a 6-day-old baby in Sulphur, according to local sources. Authorities in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, are still investigating the cause of the crash that also injured three other people. Single-vehicle car accidents are always carefully investigated by law enforcement, and this case is no exception. So far, no charges have been filed.
New Orleans Police and the Louisiana State Police are in the process of investigating a single-vehicle bus crash that left several children injured. This accident occurred the morning of Dec. 18., on Interstate 10. It is still unclear what caused this crash.
New Orleans is the largest and fastest growing city in the state of Louisiana. It's no secret that roadways in and around New Orleans are very crowded and also very dangerous. Car accidents have become almost inevitable here. No person wants to be involved a crash, but statistics say that the majority of motorists will be involved in a traffic accident at some point in their driving career.
The unexpected loss of a loved one in a preventable accident is understandably devastating. When the motorist believed responsible for such a collision flees the scene without rendering aid, the tragedy is often compounded. A Louisiana family finds themselves waiting for answers after a family member became a victim of what appears to have been a wrongful death accident.
Every time an individual gets behind the wheel of a car, he or she undertakes a responsibility to others within the vehicle and in or near the roadway. Even an unintentional moment of distraction could result in a crash with devastating consequences. One recent wreck in Louisiana, which appears to have been caused by driver negligence, has left one family mourning the loss of a loved one.
No matter how carefully one drives, there is no way to ensure that one can avoid a traffic accident. Unfortunately, with the prevalence of distractions, getting caught up in a car accident may be a matter of time. When these terrible events occur, it is likely that the parties involved will be disoriented and confused as to how to proceed. When a Louisiana crash occurs, there are steps that can help ensure that one gets through the ordeal with their rights intact.
One Louisiana family suffered the loss of a child just three years ago, and they have recently lost their mother. The child died of health complications, but the mother died in a preventable car accident. The accident is still under investigation, but the teenager involved in the crash has confessed to driver negligence.
Tragedy has struck a Louisiana family. A 17-year old girl was killed in a serious car wreck. Sadly, several others also suffered serious injuries as a result of the crash and are likely just beginning to comprehend the expenses and life changes they are likely to incur as a result.
Many people feel anxious when they head out on the road. Young or inexperienced drivers may feel excited but also nervous about what could happen while they are driving. Of course, young people are not the only ones who could be affected by dangers on the road because even older and experienced drivers could find themselves in serious car accidents.