Car Accidents

Arizona’s Department of Transportation is calling on motorists to do their part to increase safety on Interstate 17 north of Phoenix, while they try and identify and find funding for projects that will widen the already congested thoroughfare. They say motorist must start making better...

Vital to America’s transportation infrastructure, Arizona's Interstate 10 (I-10) runs the entire length of the U.S., providing an essential thoroughfare for interstate commerce. One section of this highway, however, presents some serious risks to motorists: the 150-mile stretch of the I-10 that runs from Phoenix to the California border....

Goodyear police recently arrested a 37-year-old man after he allegedly hit a 14-year-old bicyclist and then fled the scene of the accident. According to the police report associated with this crash, the driver was arrested on suspicion of driving away from the scene of a “serious physical injury collision”...

[caption id="attachment_1732" align="alignright" width="300"] Deadly Traffic Accidents in AZ Cost $1.05B Annually[/caption] More than 850 lives were taken in fatal traffic crashes in Arizona in 2013, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC). While these deaths have likely had...

[caption id="attachment_1726" align="alignright" width="275"] Defensive Driving Habits to Adopt in 2016[/caption] The average motorist will be in an auto crash at least one time every 17 years or so. While this adds up to about four or five collisions over a lifetime, it also means that,...

[caption id="attachment_1723" align="alignright" width="300"] Myths about Distracted Driving Refuted[/caption] Understanding the facts about distracted driving is integral to making safe choices behind the wheel – and to reducing your risk of a crash. Here are some of the most damaging misconceptions about distracted driving, along with...

[caption id="attachment_1720" align="alignright" width="300"] Don’t Drive Drunk This Holiday Season, NHTSA Warns Motorists[/caption] If you drive while impaired this holiday season, expect to be pulled over and arrested, officials at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) are now warning motorists throughout the nation. As part of...