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Hit-and-run driver turns himself in following fatal crash

It's a horrible thought to think about anyone getting hit by a car. It's even worse to think about what would happen if no one stopped at the scene. There's no excuse for someone hitting another person and then fleeing.

Police chase ends in the tragic death of a 54-year-old man

When a driver is acting erratically, it's normal for the police to go out of their way to try to pull that person over. If the individual won't pull over, the police sometimes use special tactics to make the vehicle come to a stop.

Thanksgiving: A dangerous weekend for drivers

The United States death rate spikes on Thanksgiving, which should concern you if you plan to travel this holiday season as well. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, at least 40 percent of passengers killed in traffic accidents on Thanksgiving were involved in crashes that were caused by or that involved drunk drivers. Over half of the people killed weren't wearing their seat belts.

You can hold those responsible liable for fatal burn injuries

There are an estimated 180,000 people who suffer from fatal burns every year around the world. While many cases take place beyond U.S. borders, there are still many people who suffer within the country. Even nonfatal burns lead to problems that affect individuals, like prolonged hospitalization, disability, disfigurement and social rejection.

Man faces charges for fatal motorcycle accident in Connecticut

When you ride a motorcycle, you know you're at a higher risk of being involved in an accident because it's harder to see you. You take the time to wear appropriate gear and to ride during light hours, but that doesn't mean all drivers will be courteous to you. Some may be negligent or distracted, which can lead to a serious, life-changing collision.

How often do crashes and fatal accidents happen in Connecticut?

Connecticut is a beautiful state with many sights to see. In the fall, people come from miles around to witness the scenery. All year long, tourists come to the state to relive the nation's history.

Take these 5 steps to reduce the risk of a crash

There are many times when car accidents are unavoidable. Even if you take every precaution, you can't make someone else obey the rules of the road. As someone who has been in an accident, you have a right to pursue compensation from the person responsible for your accident. If someone you love is killed in an accident, you may be able to seek compensation in their stead.

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