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May 2011 News

Three teens die in fatal Tennessee car accident

In previous posts we discussed the disturbing statistics surrounding teen car accident deaths. Car accidents are the leading killer of Tennessee teenagers and responsible for approximately 4,000 deaths every year.
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Tennessee trooper honored after motorcycle crash death

Motorcycle accident fatalities can happen to any motorcycle riders in the Nashville community regardless of age or experience. Although motorcycle accidents may be more common for riders of certain age groups, no one is risk-free from sustaining personal injuries during an [...]
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Report: highway car accident deaths at historic lows

Roads in Nashville and around the country are at the safest levels in over a half century according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. New NHTSA data shows that the rate of car accident deaths has declined to the lowest levels since 1949. The most recent [...]
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Tennessee student saves others after car accident death

Graduation celebrations at one Tennessee high school are dampened by the loss of one of its star students. A Columbia Center High School senior died four days after being in a car accident but ended up saving about a dozen lives through her organ donations.
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Teens shock their classmate to avoid car accidents

Many Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) chapters are focusing their safe driving education efforts around decreasing drunk driving after prom. SADD members are also hoping that their classmates adopt other safety measures such as wearing seatbelts and avoiding texting.
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Nashville man killed in motorcycle accident

We have discussed the dangerous consequences of motorcycle accidents in previous posts. Motorcycle riders are at an increased risk for serious personal injuries when an accident occurs because a motorcycle does not afford a rider any protection in the event of a crash. While car [...]
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Confusing Nashville police chase ends in a car crash

There are many contributing factors to car accidents in the Nashville area. It is unfortunate when a driver attempts to evade police officers and drives in a reckless manner that endangers responsible drivers and pedestrians. Police chases frequently end in car accidents that [...]
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Misperceptions: drunk driving during Nashville's prom season

It is prom season and many Nashville high school students are preparing for one of the most special nights of the school year. Many parents may be concerned about the risk of drunk driving car accidents after prom but a recent study found that efforts to curb drunk driving have [...]
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Lawmakers propose national teen driving laws

In a previous post we discussed a study into teen car crashes which found that most teen accidents were due to inexperience rather than intoxication or recklessness. The study also brought the shocking death toll figures for teen drivers to the national attention. Lawmakers [...]
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Highway 100 car crash kills 32-year-old Bellevue woman

A 32-year-old woman from Bellevue was killed in a car crash on Highway 100 this morning. The accident occurred at approximately 7:40 a.m. according to police reports. The woman's Honda Accord was traveling eastbound on Highway 100 in West Nashville when it crossed into oncoming [...]
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