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Auto Accident Statistics Utah in 2011

Here in Utah, the death rate per 100 million miles traveled equaled .93, which was lower than the United States total of 1.10. In 2011, there were 52,287 total auto accident injuries in the state of Utah. If we further break down this number, we find… Read More

Forest Lakes Accident Injures Arizona DPS Officer

A head-on collision in Northern Arizona left an Arizona Department of Public Safety officer injured in the snow. Around 3 p.m. yesterday in Forest Lakes, the DPS officer was traveling west when all of a sudden a pickup truck heading in the opposite direction… Read More

Bus Crash in Yucaipa Killing Seven People

A bus traveling back from Tijuana, Mexico to California was involved in a fatal collision last Monday. As tourists headed back to the United States from a trip to Mexico, the driver screamed for help as the brakes failed. The bus was unable to brake and… Read More

Trucker Fails To Stop for Authorities

In an interesting twist, Arizona police were forced to pursue a truck for about 40 minutes in an attempt to get a truck driver to pull over. The police pursuit began in the Valley and proceeded for 40 minutes, starting around 10:20 a.m. in the East Valley. If… Read More

Multi-Vehicle Collision on I-10, Man Arrested

Ricardo Castro was arrested by the Arizona Department of Public Safety after it was found that he was connected to the massive multi-vehicle collision on Interstate 10 several days ago. Castro was traveling on the Interstate when he pulled off on the… Read More

Truck Driver in Motorcycle Accident Sentenced

March 2010s catastrophic truck and motorcycle accident case has finally come to a close in Arizona. Michael Jakscht, the truck driver who ran down a line of nine motorcyclists, was found guilty yesterday by a Maricopa County Superior Court jury. If you… Read More

Tragic Arizona Trucking Accident on Interstate 10

The Arizona Department of Public Safety reported a fatal trucking accident on Interstate 10 approximately 50 miles west of Phoenix. The accident involved a minivan and a tractor-trailer. All seven people in the minivan were killed during this head-on… Read More

One Arrested in a Scottsdale Rollover Collision

One person was injured and sent to the hospital after two cars collided causing one to roll over the other person was arrested. The accident caused Thomas Road to close in Scottsdale on Thursday afternoon according to officials. If you have been injured… Read More

SUV Driver Kills Motorcyclist in Crash

An SUV just outside of Tucson hit a motorcyclist killing him when crossing into on coming traffic. A Pima County Sheriff's Deputy said a small bag of marijuana was found in the SUV by investigators. The driver was a 39-year-old woman whose name was not… Read More

Trucker on Trial for 4 Motorcycle Deaths

Michael Jakscht, 47 is on trial for the second time, this time for killing 4 bike riders in a tragic trucking accident. He is charged with four counts of manslaughter, five counts of aggravated assault, and four counts of endangerment. Michael was tested… Read More

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