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Español FAQ: ¿Cuáles son las causas comunes de accidentes de embarcaciones?

Las causas más comunes de accidentes de navegación incluyen operar su bote en estado de ebriedad, confiar negligentemente el vehículo de navegación a alguien que no está debidamente capacitado para operar la embarcación, supervisar incorrectamente a alguien que no está capacitado para operar un bote y resbalar y caer en áreas húmedas en el interior

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Crash Alert: Crews called to vehicle rescue after US-183 crash in NW Austin

AUSTIN, TX — Crews were called to a vehicle rescue Wednesday morning after a multi-car crash on North U.S. Highway 183 in northwest Austin, reports CBS Austin. The accident occurred on the northbound lanes of the highway near Lake Creek Parkway and Research Boulevard at about 8:34 a.m. By 9:30 a.m., the far right lane

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Crash Alert: Collision reported on S. Mopac Expy. near Barton Creek Greenbelt

AUSTIN, TX — A collision was reported Tuesday afternoon on South Mopac Expressway, near the Barton Creek Greenbelt in southwest Austin, according to Austin Police Department. The crash happened on the ramp connecting northbound South Mopac Expressway to South Capital of Texas Highway. It was first reported by APD at 12:10 p.m. No further information

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Crash Alert: One killed in FM 812 rollover crash near Mustang Ridge

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX  — One person died Sunday after a rollover crash that hospitalized another on Farm to Market Road 812 near Mustang Ridge, according to FOX 7 Austin. The accident took place on a stretch of FM-812 between the areas of Mustang Ridge and Cedar Creek in the afternoon. Medics responded the scene and

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Crash Alert: Liberty Hill ISD school bus causes crash in Georgetown

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TX — A Liberty Hill ISD school bus caused a two-car crash Wednesday afternoon in the Lively Ranch area, according to KXAN. The incident occurred on a stretch of Texas Highway 29 approaching Lively Ranch Road. A witness said she saw the bus driver make an abrupt turn at an intersection and then

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Crash Alert: Officers respond to rush-hour collision in Travis Heights

AUSTIN, TX — A vehicle accident was reported Thursday morning near the Travis Heights neighborhood in Austin, according to Austin Police Department. The crash happened shortly before 9:49 a.m. in the 2400 block of South Congress Avenue near West Oltorf Street and Long Bow Lane. Few details about the crash are available at this time. However,

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Español FAQ: ¿Vale la pena contratar un abogado para un accidente de barco menor?

Muchos clientes potenciales siempre se preguntan, ¿realmente necesito un abogado para esto? Si está gravemente herido, la respuesta es sí. Siempre será mejor con un abogado que sin uno. Un abogado lo pone en pie de igualdad con la compañía de seguros. El ajustador de la compañía de seguros que maneja su reclamo probablemente tenga

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Crash Alert: One killed, two hurt after multi-car crash in NW Austin

AUSTIN, TX — One person died Tuesday night after a multi-vehicle crash that injured two others near the Los Indios area in northwest Austin, reports KXAN. Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the crash at the intersection of McNeil Drive and San Felipe Boulevard at around 9:22 p.m. Few details have been reported at this time,

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Crash Alert: Pedestrian critically hurt after north Austin hit-and-run

AUSTIN, TX — A pedestrian was critically injured early Tuesday after being struck by a vehicle near the North Lamar area in north Austin, according to KVUE ABC. The collision occurred on Rundberg Lane at the North Creek Drive intersection shortly before 4:00 a.m. The victim suffered life-threatening injuries and was rushed to Dell Seton

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Crash Alert: Two seriously hurt after US-183 crash in north Austin

AUSTIN, TX — Two people were hospitalized Thursday evening after a serious two-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 183 in north Austin, according to Austin-Travis County EMS. ATCEMS and Travis County Fire and Rescue crews responded to the scene on the 13000 block of US-183 northbound shortly before 6:25 p.m. Crews had to extricate two people

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