How Street Racing Impacts Communities

June 13, 2018

Adrenalin, youthfulness and a feeling of invincibility are usually traits used to describe those who are involved in illegal street racing. These youngsters typically like to soup up their cars and meet late a might on what many believe are quiet straightaways on city thoroughfares. But, as sometimes happens, these…
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Motorcyclists Assail Helmet Safety for Free-Ride Experience

May 18, 2018

There’s usually two camps in the motorcycle world as far as safety goes – those who gear up and those who purposefully don’t wear protective gear for the experience of feeling more free when they ride. Call it vainglory or ignorant, but this free-rider fashion statement does very little for…
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Driver Gets One Year Jail Sentence for Hit-and-Run of Jogger

October 19, 2017

A hit-and-run story such as this tends to weight a bit heavier on families as kids start going back to school. In this case, the driver was sentenced to one year in jail and four years of probation for hitting a Highlands Ranch jogger. “Mr. **** struck and seriously injured…
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Even Sports Figures Get Injured in Car Accidents

October 19, 2017

It’s not real common that when a professional athlete gets hurt that they rely on the benevolence of the community to help them out, but that’s exactly what Denver Nuggets fans are doing for summer league member Josh Adams, who suffered a fractured vertebra in a traumatic car accident. “After…
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The Textalyzer: Revenge for Distracted Driving

July 31, 2016

Texting while driving, though illegal Colorado since 2009, still happens way to often, causing preventable car crashes, injuries and, in the worst cases, deaths. “Radical change requires radical ideas,” said Mark Rosekind, an official at the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), referring to beefing up the tactics used to try to stop distracted…
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Can Self-Driving Buses Prevent Motor Vehicle Accidents?

July 20, 2016

Tesla Motors Inc. is reportedly working on a self-driving bus that would supposedly put drivers out of work and provide public transportation to the masses. “We have an idea for something which is not exactly a bus but would solve the density problem for inner city situations,” said Tesla’s Chief…
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80s Hits Used to Promote Motorcycle Safety

July 10, 2016

Leave it to Colorado’s eclectic and inclusive government to come up with a humorous motorcycle safety campaign that features burly, biker-sounding voices singing some classic 80s songs. The goal is to remind motorists that they share the roads with motorcycle riders and that they should be aware of riders whenever driving (especially…
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Rescuers Pull Roof off Car in Rollover Wreck to Save Driver

May 20, 2016

West Metro Fire responders recently used the ‘jaws of life’ to rescue a driver who was trapped in his vehicle after a serious rollover car accident. The accident involved two vehicles and occurred near the intersection of South Kipling Street and South Jellison Way at about 10:45 a.m. The cause of…
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Stoned Driving Declines in Colorado in 2015, Authorities Report

March 3, 2016

In 2015, fewer Colorado motorists were cited for stoned driving, according to the latest reports from the Colorado State Patrol (CSP). Specifically, CSP has reported that, while 674 motorists were cited for stoned driving in 2014, 665 drivers received these citations in 2015, reflecting an approximately 1.3 percent decrease. “The…
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Road Rage & Car Accidents: The Signs, Risk Factors & Prevention Tips

January 16, 2016

Imagine this – A small, sleek, modern sedan tricked out with lightening, a turbo kit, and a fin aggressively swims in and out of morning traffic like a supervillain on a mission. The primary problem is that the driver is making a lot of maneuvers at the expense of other…
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