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Family laments wrongful death of man; seeking answers from driver

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.

Just 1 incident of driver negligence can forever change lives

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.

Take these steps after a car accident to preserve your rights

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.

Teenager confesses to driver negligence in fatal crash

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. 

7 victims suffer serious injuries in crash

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.

Car accidents can claim lives quickly

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.

Head-on car accidents often the result of careless driving

Two men have lost their lives in a tragic motor vehicle crash in Louisiana. The accident occurred along Highway 3127. Sometimes these kinds of car accidents occur due to a motorist's negligence, which is grounds for litigation in civil court.

Car accidents: 1 dead in Louisiana

A serious four-vehicle crash in Ascension Parish claimed the life of a 21-year-old woman, according to authorities. Louisiana State Police from Troop A are still investigating the crash, which occurred around 2:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Feb. 17. As with many car accidents of this type, speed is suspected to have been a factor, and police have confirmed that charges are pending against one of the drivers involved. 

Car accidents: Chain-reaction crash kills 1, injures several

Tailgating is a concern for many drivers, and those who follow closely behind other vehicles may leave little room for error. Many rear-end car accidents occur when drivers are unable to react to a sudden slow in traffic, and each of these incidents runs the risks of placing the safety of those involved in jeopardy. One person has died and several others were injured following a recent chain-reaction collision in Louisiana.

Car accidents: Rear-end crash injures 2, kills 1 in Louisiana

There may be few things as scary and stressful as being involved in a major collision. Car accidents can be nerve-wracking incidents that may leave everyone involved with serious injuries, and in some cases, a collision could even prove fatal. Three individuals were taken to a hospital following a multiple-vehicle collision that ultimately led to the death of one person in Louisiana.

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