Traffic Laws

Crash Alert: UPDATE Woman identified in fatal motorcycle crash

AUSTIN, TX – Authorities in Austin have released the identity of a woman killed in a motorcycle vs. SUV crash north of Austin Sunday. According to KXAN, 32-year-old Terri Lynne Campbell was struck and killed by an SUV when she crossed through the intersection of City Park Road and Farm to Market 2222 Road. Emergency

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“BUT THEY WAIVED ME THROUGH…”

“BUT THEY WAIVED ME THROUGH…”   As a personal injury lawyer in Austin, our office receives many calls from people involved in car accidents in Austin due to failure to yield the right of way.   Right of way simply means that one vehicle’s path has precedence over another vehicles path on the road.   For

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What can you do to avoid a car accident?

What can you do to avoid a car accident? After handling tens of thousands of auto accidents in the Austin area, I will try and offer some advice and suggestions on how to avoid a traffic accident in our busy town. When entering an intersection, do not assume that a green light means go… Look

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Dangerous Intersections in Austin

Last week I wrote about the two most dangerous intersections in Austin, TX. There are still two more to discuss. The third most dangerous intersection in all of Austin, according to the Austin City Council, is the intersection of Lamar Blvd. and Parmer Lane. The intersection of Lamar Blvd. and Parmer lane has a lot

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AUSTIN CAR WRECKS DUE TO DISTRACTED DRIVERS

AUSTIN CAR WRECKS DUE TO DISTRACTED DRIVERS Austin is booming. It is the live music capital of the world, hosts numerous major events every year, is home to a prestigious University, and has steadily grown in population for the last decade. So it is no wonder distracted driving has become a major problem on Austin

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TEXAS TRUCKING ACCIDENTS

TEXAS TRUCKING ACCIDENTS Some of the most devastating car accidents in Austin occur when people are involved in trucking accidents with oversized cars, 18-wheelers, and freight hauling vehicles. The mass and sheer force of an 18-wheeler can result in catastrophic injuries to Texas drivers. Because of the severity of most Texas truck accidents, it is

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Traffic Laws in Austin, Texas

Traffic Laws in Austin, Texas When driving in a new area, it is important to know the traffic laws in Austin, Texas to ensure you are obeying the law. Traffic laws in Texas and the penalties for violating the laws are mostly the same as the rest of the U.S. However, there are some new laws in

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