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Español FAQ: ¿En qué se diferencian las leyes de lesiones entre vuelos nacionales y vuelos internacionales?

Si se lesiona en un vuelo nacional, normalmente la NTSB o la FAA investigarán el incidente que causó la lesión y emitirán un informe. A nivel internacional, este no es el caso. Desafortunadamente, si se lesiona en un vuelo internacional, dependiendo de dónde ocurra el incidente, una agencia local que no tenga los recursos que

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Crash Alert: Motorcyclist hospitalized after crash near Spicewood

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX — A motorcyclist was seriously injured Monday morning after a crash in Spicewood, according to CBS Austin. Austin-Travis County EMS and Pedernales Fire crews both responded to the scene at approximately 10:13 a.m. on South Paleface Ranch Road, near the Red Brangus Road intersection. The rider was declared a “trauma alert” and

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Crash Alert: Man fatally struck by multiple vehicles on I-35 in north Austin

AUSTIN, TX — A man died late Sunday night after being struck by multiple vehicles on Interstate 35 near the Lakes at Techridge area in north Austin, according to CBS Austin. Police responded to the fatal incident on the southbound lanes of I-35 near Owen-Tech Boulevard at approximately 11:25 p.m. An investigation found that the

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Crash Alert: Four hospitalized after multi-vehicle crash in central Austin

AUSTIN, TX — Four people were seriously injured Thursday evening following a collision involving three vehicles near the Texas State Capitol, CBS Austin reports. Austin police, fire crews, and EMS personnel responded to the accident at the intersection of East 15th Street and San Jacinto Boulevard. Police say a  Jeep and a sedan collided at

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Crash alert: Young man dies after two-car crash in north Austin

AUSTIN, TX — A 20-year-old man was killed last Tuesday night when his car was struck head-on by another vehicle near the Misting Falls area in north Austin, according to KXAN. Austin police said the accident took place in the 11000 block of Jollyville Road at approximately 9:08 p.m. The young man was at the

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Crash alert: One hospitalized after car crashes into Austin print shop

AUSTIN, TX — One person was critically injured early Wednesday morning after a car slammed into an AlphaGraphics print shop in central Austin, according to KXAN. Austin-Travis County EMS arrived at the scene on San Gabriel Street and North Lamar Boulevard, where both the building and the involved car caught fire at around 1:00 a.m.

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Español FAQ: ¿Qué es un “estatuto de reposo” con respecto a un accidente de aviación?

Un estatuto de reposo puede limitar la capacidad de entablar una demanda por defectos de productos en varias piezas de aviación, dependiendo de cuánto tiempo se haya utilizado. Esto significa que si la pieza tiene una antigüedad superior a un número predeterminado de años, está exenta de una demanda si falla y causa lesiones. Por

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Crash alert: Bicyclist dies after being hit by car in Cedar Park

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TX — A 67-year-old cyclist was fatally injured Sunday morning when he was struck by a car in Cedar Park, according to KXAN. The crash occurred near the intersection of Cypress Creek Road and El Salido Parkway shortly before 8:00 a.m. Police arrived on the scene to find the male victim seriously injured.

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Crash alert: Pedestrian critically injured in south Austin hit-and-run

AUSTIN, TX — A woman was critically injured Sunday night when she was struck by a pickup truck near the South Lamar area in southwest Austin, according to CBS Austin. The crash happened in the 2100 block of West Ben White Boulevard service road and Pack Saddle Pass shortly after 10:00 p.m. The woman was

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Crash alert: Woman fatally struck by hit-and-run driver in north Austin

AUSTIN, TX — A woman in her late 20s died Thursday night after being struck by a young driver who fled the scene in the North Lamar area of North Austin, according to FOX 7 Austin. The fatal accident took place at the intersection of Masterson Pass and North Lamar Boulevard at approximately 11:30 p.m.

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