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Ithaca, N.Y. – Five Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident on Route 13

Ithaca, N.Y. (August 21, 2019) – Five people were left injured after they were involved in a two-vehicle accident, according to police. The New York vehicle accident occurred on Tuesday evening on Route 13 near the entrance to Buttermilk Falls State Park. Police say the accident occurred when a Toyota pulled out onto Route 13, which is also called Elmira Road, from the Buttermilk Falls State Park entrance, cutting in front of an oncoming Volkswagen. The Volkswagen, which was traveling [...]

Gloucester Township, N.J. – Multi-Vehicle Accident Injures One and Snarls Traffic on Route 42

Gloucester Township, N.J. (August 21, 2019) – An accident that involved multiple vehicles caused injury to at least one person while also causing traffic delays for hours, according to police. The New Jersey vehicle accident occurred on Tuesday morning around 6 a.m. on the southbound side of Route 42 near Route 168. There have not been many details released about this accident at of the time of this article’s posting. It is known that multiple cars were involved in the [...]

When a Car Accident Happens Over and Over Again

Multiple Accidents at Same Location It seems to be a common problem that when an accident occurs somewhere, more accidents seem to be attracted to it. When someone drops liquid, people are bound to slip and fall. When a door is broken and won’t open, people will inevitably run into it trying to open it. When a vehicle accident occurs on a road, another vehicle will seem to crash into that established accident. It’s a terrible phenomenon, but a very [...]

Elmwood Park, N.J. – Teenage Girl Killed in Accident on Route 80

Elmwood Park, N.J. (August 20, 2019) – A teenage girl has died and two others were injured following a two-vehicle accident, according to authorities. The fatal New Jersey vehicle accident occurred on Sunday evening around 8 p.m. on Route 80. Police say the accident occurred when a Honda SUV struck a divider in the road, causing the vehicle to spin out and be hit head-on by an Acura SUV. The passenger in the accident, 15-year-old Kayla Liriano of Paterson, was [...]

Argyle, N.Y. – One Dead in Accident Involving On-Duty Officer on Route 40

Argyle, N.Y. (August 20, 2019) – One person has died after they were involved in a car accident with an on-duty police officer, according to authorities. The fatal New York vehicle accident occurred on Monday morning just before 7 a.m. on Route 40. Police say the accident occurred when 24-year-old Deputy Cori Winch of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department was driving south on Route 40 when his vehicle crossed the center line and struck a second vehicle, being driven by [...]

Forest Hills, N.Y. – Pedestrian Injured in Accident on Yellowstone Boulevard

Forest Hills, N.Y. (August 20, 2019) – A pedestrian was injured in an accident that involved a car near the beginning of the week, according to authorities. The New York pedestrian accident occurred on Tuesday morning around 7 a.m. at the intersection of Yellowstone Boulevard and Burns Street in the Queens neighborhood, according to a fire department spokesperson. Authorities did not release many details regarding this accident, though they did say that a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and [...]

The Complications of Cesarean Sections

Cesarean Section Rates in the United States Recently in the United States, it is believed that roughly 30% of all births every year are by cesarean section, or C-section for short. C-sections are a procedure performed by doctors where the baby is delivered by making incisions into the abdomen and uterus of a mother rather than having the mother give birth vaginally. These procedures are rising due for a number of reasons including increased age mothers, increased weight in mothers, [...]

The Importance of Motorcycle Helmets

Motorcycle Helmets in Data Motorcycle helmets have always been considered a necessary piece of protective gear. According to the Hurt Report, which was a motorcycle safety study conducted from 1976-1981: “The use of the safety helmet is the single critical factor in the prevention or reduction of head injury; the safety helmet which complies with FMVSS 218 is a significantly effective injury countermeasure.” When motorcyclists wear helmets, they are more likely to survive an accident where they would otherwise be [...]

Waterloo, N.Y. – Four Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident on Edwards Road

Waterloo, N.Y. (August 19, 2019) – Four people were left with injuries after an apparent head-on collision over the weekend, according to authorities. The New York vehicle accident occurred on Sunday, around 11:00 a.m., on Edwards Road south of Route 96. Police believe that the accident occurred when a vehicle that was traveling northbound moved into the southbound lane for unknown reasons and hit a vehicle head-on. Emergency crews arrived on the scene and decided that the passengers in the [...]

Atlantic City, N.J. – Woman Dies After Being Hit by Car on Atlantic Avenue

Atlantic City, N.J. (August 19, 2019) – An elderly woman has died after she was hit by a vehicle as she was crossing the road over the weekend according to police. The fatal New Jersey pedestrian accident occurred on Saturday, around 4:00 a.m., on Atlantic Avenue near Ohio Avenue. Police say that the woman, who has only been identified as an 83-year-old Wallington resident, was crossing Atlantic Avenue against a red light when a vehicle being driven by a 66-year-old [...]