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Tractor Trailer Accident On Route 72 Serves As A Reminder Of Unique Risks 18-Wheelers Pose To Drivers

July 28th, 2017

Tractor-trailers and large commercial vehicles help to transport needed goods throughout the country. The problem is that over 80,000 injury crashes alone occur each year with tractor-trailers and commercial trucks. Unfortunately, these accidents tend to cause significant injuries and fatalities due to the sheer size and weight of 18-wheelers compared to cars. Earlier this week,…

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Crash Due To “Selfie” In Adams County Highlights Risks Of Distracted Driving

July 24th, 2017

Recently, a driver in Adams County was taking a “selfie” behind the wheel before his vehicle crossed the road and went airborne, landing on a concrete slab. His vehicle came to a halt after running over a sign for a local Animal Wellness Clinic. The driver was taken to the hospital where he was reported…

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Why Should You Have Full-Tort

November 4th, 2016

Full Tort v. Limited Tort: What You Are Giving Up By Selecting Limited Tort Coverage? In Pennsylvania, any time you purchase personal auto-insurance you’re given the choice between “Full Tort” and “Limited Tort.” This “tort” coverage relates to your right to recover damages due to someone else’s negligence. If you select “Full Tort” coverage and…

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Passenger Killed in Accident

January 5th, 2015

Passenger Killed in Weekend Accident A passenger was killed in a single-car accident over the weekend. The Lancaster accident claimed the life of 23-year old, David Castro-Valdez. The car crashed into a utility pole and several parked cars early Saturday morning. The driver is currently listed in stable condition. Castro-Valdez was also transported to the hospital, where he died from his injuries. In Pennsylvania, a passenger…

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Horse and Buggy Driving Tips

December 31st, 2014

Another Horse and Buggy Accident Calls for Safe Driving Tips On December 5th, we published an article about an accident that happened earlier that week involving a horse and buggy. Last Sunday morning, a man in an SUV tried to pass a pick-up truck and ran into a horse and buggy, head on. The SUV flipped, the pick-up truck ran off the road to avoid a collision, and 5…

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Emergency Kit for Cars

December 3rd, 2014

What Makes A Great Emergency Kit For My Car? It is possible to get stranded in your car for various reasons in any season. You could be stranded due to an accident or bad weather. Being stranded in the winter can be more dangerous because of the extreme temperatures. Be sure you are prepared in case help takes a while to arrive. Here are some suggested items…

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Falling Mattress Causes Accident

November 12th, 2014

Route 15 Accident Caused by Falling Mattress   Sunday night, a car swerved to avoid hitting mattress falling from a trailer being pulled by a pick-up truck. The driver of the car then hit a concrete median. Four occupants of the car, including two children,  were flown to Hershey Medical Center. The accident shut down the northbound lanes of Route 15 between Dillsburg and Grantham. According…

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Reckless Driving Causes Accident

November 3rd, 2014

Reckless Driving Was The Cause of Single Vehicle Accident. WGAL is reporting that Kendeall Steager was driving himself and two others in Cumberland County on Saturday night when they left the road to drive in circles in a cornfield. He realized he was being watched and quickly fled the scene. At the 1200 block of Allendale Road in Upper Allen Township, he was unable to negotiate…

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PA Turnpike Accident

October 23rd, 2014

PA Turnpike Accident Leaves 1 Dead, 4 Injured. 6ABC Action News reported this morning that 25-year-old Britney Carmichael lost control of her car in the early hours of Thursday, October 23 on the PA Turnpike. The car spun out of control and was hit by a Mack Truck after hitting a guardrail. The accident left one person, 18-year-old Michael Graham, dead and sent four others to…

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