Many tragic auto accidents are still caused by distracted drivers. And because of this reality, many are losing their lives as a result.
The latest tragic distracted driving accident to hit the news actually took place in another state. But since the occurrence was so tragic and traumatizing, it’s important that our readers learn how the accident happened so they may also learn what they should do to avoid similar accidents.
According to a series of news reports, a woman and two boys were injured after a car slammed them into a building. The Wednesday accident happened when the speeding car crashed into the three people, forcing them against the side of a building. The woman and the children were rushed to the hospital suffering from serious injuries. One of the children nearly lost both his his legs. Thanks to surgeons, the child was able to keep his limbs after hours of surgery.
The woman pushed one of the boys before the car crashes into them, putting her own life in jeopardy as a result.
The victims are now recovering from this tragic occurrence. The driver, a 37-year-old man, was also injured but not nearly as seriously as the three who were rushed to the hospital. He was reportedly distracted. After the accident, he was charged with reckless driving, failure to stop, and driving without insurance. The vehicle he was operating hadn’t been registered either, reports show.
We hope that the woman and children who were seriously injured in this accident are recovering promptly and thoroughly. We also hope that other drivers have learned they should never be distracted while behind the wheel. As we all have learned distractions often put the lives of others in danger while putting the lives of driver’s in jeopardy as well.
Not even veteran drivers with many years of experience are able to avoid accidents if they are distracted.
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