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December 2017 Archives

2 people rushed to the hospital after vehicle drove off boat dock

A car accident in Virginia Beach ended in a vehicle driving off a boat dock last week. The incident happened at approximately 12:30 a.m., not far from the Virginia Aquarium boat ramp. Fortunately, a Virginia Aquarium worker was there to come to the rescue.

What should I keep in my car during a long distance winter drive?

Virginia drivers might decide to head north this winter season. Although it's great to visit family and friends, you'll also want to do everything you can to protect you and your family during a long-distance winter drive. This means you need to be prepared for freezing temperatures, snow and the chance that your car could become stranded.

DUI crash leaves 1 dead in Sterling

Sometimes Virginia Beach residents get injured or killed in an auto collision and there's nothing they could have done to avoid it. This was the case in a fatal collision that happened on a recent Friday evening in Sterling. The crash left one man dead after a car drove into the parked vehicle he was sitting in.

Drunk driver pleads guilty to injuring 2 bicyclists

A drunk driver struck and injured two people on bicycles last spring. She recently pleaded guilty in court regarding the incident. The 38-year-old woman pleaded guilty to charges of DUI causing permanent injuries. As a result of the plea, prosecutors will seek a maximum prison term that won't exceed five years. The court will sentence her on March 7, 2018.

The cautious motorcyclist is the one who survives

Did you know that 80 percent of motorcycle accidents reported to law enforcement involve an injury or death? This horrifying statistic can only be interpreted to mean one thing: You need to do everything humanly possible to avoid a collision while you're riding your motorcycle, and you need to wear all the appropriate safety equipment.

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