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April 2013 Archives

Louisiana State Police search for vehicle in car accident

The Louisiana State Police are looking for any information about a light colored vehicle that is either an SUV or a truck that fled the scene of an accident recently. The car accident caused the death of the driver. The passenger that was in the car with the deceased driver suffered only minor injuries.

Louisiana State Police search for vehicle in car accident

The Louisiana State Police are looking for any information about a light colored vehicle that is either an SUV or a truck that fled the scene of an accident recently. The car accident caused the death of the driver. The passenger that was in the car with the deceased driver suffered only minor injuries.

Louisiana medical malpractice: Is your medication correct?

According to a Brown University study of approximately six million senior citizens on Medicare, Alexandria, Louisiana is the number one city in America for prescribing medications to senior citizens that are considered to be "high risk" drugs. As a matter of fact, patients that live in the south are far more likely than patients in New England to be prescribed these high risk medications. It is not entirely clear why this is the case, but there is the possibility that medical malpractice could be a reason.

Louisiana woman arrested in fatal accident

A Louisiana woman is facing several charges including vehicular homicide in connection with the death of the owner of a car dealership in Baton Rouge. She is being held at the Livingston Parish Prison on a bond that exceeds $100,000. The fatal accident took place on Interstate 12 near the Juban Road exit.

Man dies, another injured in fatal accident in Louisiana

When turning onto a freeway with potential passing traffic, it is important for drivers to make sure the road is clear of other vehicles. Failure to do so might result in a traffic violation, but it could also cause an accident involving personal injuries. In the worst case scenario, this type of carelessness can even cause or contributed to a fatality. Unfortunately, this is what happened in a recent fatal accident in Louisiana.

Truck accident on Louisiana 10 fatal for passenger

Most anyone who has driven on a major road or Interstate can attest to the fact that such travel is dangerous. A truck accident is a fear that most everyone has. Quite possibly, no one knows the danger of these types of accidents more than the actual drivers of the trucks. Two drivers in Louisiana know firsthand the dangers that are inherent to a job involving such large equipment.