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Children, Woman Hit by Vehicle in Norfolk

Three people were hurt Sunday when a car collided with pedestrians in downtown Norfolk. Police say they were called to the intersection of East Olney Road and Church street around 5 PM the evening of Sunday, February 18, 2018. Details about the crash have not been released, but we know that a woman and two […] February 22, 2018 READ MORE

Cyclist Injured in Norfolk Crash

One person was injured in a car accident in Norfolk last night. The February 20, 2018 crash occurred at around 6:30 PM at the intersection of Villa Circle and E. 26th Street. Police say they were called to the scene after reports of a collision between a car and a bicycle. No indication has been […] February 21, 2018 READ MORE

Drowsy Driving Has an Image Problem

Drowsy driving is virtually just as dangerous as driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, studies show. So why is it taken so much less seriously by society at large? Statistics show a dangerous pattern: one in 24 drivers admitted to driving while sleepy in the last month. Considering that drowsy driving can result […] February 13, 2018 READ MORE

Kids Ejected from SUV in Hampton Crash

At least four people were injured in a crash in Hampton earlier this week. Police say the incident occurred around 5:00 PM the evening of February 13, 2018. A Ford Expedition was heading west on I-64 when they swerved to avoid hitting cars slowing ahead. The SUV collided with a Mercedes before flipping onto its […] February 13, 2018 READ MORE

Pedestrian Hit in Norfolk Accident

A Chesapeake man has been charged with driving under the influence after his role in a Norfolk car accident. The February 11, 2018 collision occurred around 5 PM on Granby Street in downtown Norfolk. Police say they responded to calls about a crash involving a man standing outside of Jack Brown’s burger restaurant. They arrived […] February 12, 2018 READ MORE

Preventing Parental Driving Distractions

Our parents set the first and best examples for our own behavior. Who among us cannot remember a time in childhood where we watched our mothers and fathers do something, only to reenact it ourselves later? As adults, it’s important to remember that our own children will do the same. While some parents may be […] February 09, 2018 READ MORE

New Feature Could Prevent Distracted Driving

Apple has been known as a disrupter to the cell phone industry. They pioneered the first smart phone and are now hoping to pioneer a new safety feature. Their newly introduced Do Not Disturb option would prevent drivers from using their phones while their vehicle is in motion. The Do Not Disturb function has existed […] February 08, 2018 READ MORE

Distracted Driver Causes Deadly I-95 Crash

A Virginia Department of Transportation worker has died after being struck by a car in Prince George County, Virginia. Police say the employee was setting up a work zone on I-95 the morning of February 3, 2018. He was standing on the shoulder of the road when a driver struck him. Tragically, he succumbed to his injuries at […] February 08, 2018 READ MORE

Single Vehicle Crash Kills 3 in Caroline County, VA

Three people have died in a single vehicle collision in Caroline County, Virginia. Initial reports show that the Saturday, February 3, 2018 collision occurred around 10 PM on Route 721 at Route 640. Police say that the driver veered off the road to the right and overcorrected, sending the vehicle across the center line before […] February 06, 2018 READ MORE

Students Hurt in King George Bus Crash

A collision between a large box truck and a school bus has resulted in several injuries in King George, Virginia. Early reports indicate that the incident occurred around 3:00 PM on James Madison Parkway the afternoon of January 30, 2018. The bus was carrying five students when a large box truck slammed into the back […] February 06, 2018 READ MORE