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Top 5 Social Media Mistakes After Your Montana Personal Injury

Nowadays, it is a rare event to meet someone who does not have a Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram account. In the space of a single decade, it seems the entire world has joined the online social media phenomenon. Social media is a great way to stay connected to friends and family, keep up to date … Continued

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2020 Montana Car Accident Statistics

2020 Montana Car Accident Facts Unfortunately, car accidents are all too common in Montana. From drunk driving to distracted drivers, a car crash can occur when you least expect it. Indeed, each year in the United States there are upwards of 6 million car crashes. While Montana sees but a fraction of these crashes, suffering … Continued

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Common Airbag Safety Issues You Should Know

Did you know that more than 41 vehicles in the US have been recalled due to faulty airbags? Airbags are designed to help protect you from a serious injury during a collision, but what if they don’t? Over the last 30 years, car manufacturers have worked tirelessly to make motor vehicles safer to driver. It’s … Continued

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Filing COVID-19 Injury Claims: A How-To Guide

Did you know there have been more than 8 million COVID-19 cases throughout the United States? It’s true we have experienced one of the worst outbreaks in the world. With over 200,000 deaths, health officials, school districts and companies are all scrambling to find the safest ways for society to adjust to this deadly pandemic. … Continued

Helena Man Dies in Truck Crash Near Butte

A 61-year-old man from Helena died in a tragic semi truck crash near Butte early Monday morning. The accident occurred around 4:20 a.m. on Homestake Pass, just 7 miles west of Whitehall in Jefferson County. The man was hauling two large trailers in the early hours of the morning on Interstate 90 when the semi-truck … Continued

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The Top 5 Best Motorcycle Rides in Montana

The Top 5 Best Motorcycle Rides in Montana Without a doubt, Montana has some of the most scenic countryside you’ll find in the continental United States. From the towering mountains of the Rockies in the west to the expansive skies found above the eastern prairies, Montana is the perfect place to take a tour on … Continued

Montana Vehicle Crashes Down, DUI Arrests Up

The 100 deadliest days of summer has officially begun and even though there has been less traffic driving through Montana due to the pandemic, the number of DUI arrests has increased in recent weeks. According to Montana Highway Patrol, the state has seen a significant drop in drivers because of Covid-19. However, these numbers are … Continued

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The Top 7 Most Dangerous Animals in Montana

The Top 7 Most Dangerous Animals in Montana When it comes to wildlife in the United States, Montana beats every other state, hands down. From ornery grizzly bears to moose, venomous snakes, and even vultures, Montana is a garden of Eden for wild animals of every stripe; we even have the occasional zebra sighting. With … Continued

Montana Deputy Killed by Own Police Car

A Montana Deputy was killed while responding to emergency call A Montana deputy was struck and killed by his own police car while attending a stranded motorist during Saturday night’s ice storm. The tragic incident occurred north of Bozeman, just west of Bridger Canyon Road. Deputy Jake Allmendinger, 31, from the Gallatin County Sheriff’s office, … Continued

Fatal Crashes at Road 1013 Prompt Review of Montana Railroad

After three tragic train incidents took place in one year on a heavily trafficked rural roadway near Culbertson, the Montana Department of Transportation (MDOT) has decided to review the safety of the railroad crossing. MDOT, Burlington Northern Santa Fe and Roosevelt County plan to open a “diagnostic review” after the latest fatal accident involving this … Continued

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The Most Dangerous Roads in Nebraska

When thinking of Nebraska, do lighthouses and rainforests first come to mind? Think again! Nebraska is home to the biggest indoor rainforest in the United States and a 75-year-old lighthouse standing thousands of miles away from the nearest ocean. While the Cornhusker State brings pure country bliss and unusual tourist destinations, there a few roadways … Continued

Overturned Fuel Truck Closes Highway 312

Tanker Truck Avoids Crash and Swerves Off Highway 312 On Wednesday evening, a fuel truck drove off the roadway and overturned on Highway 312 just west of Worden. The accident closed the highway for several hours. According to the Montana Highway Patrol, a vehicle driving west suddenly swerved into the eastbound lane of Highway 312 … Continued

The Most Dangerous Roads in New Hampshire

New England is a notorious region for birthing some of the nation’s first historical landmarks. Of the thirteen original colonies, New Hampshire, too, is known for so many of our country’s firsts – the first free public library, the first legal lottery, and the first to declare independence from Mother England, to name a few. … Continued

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Top 5 Most Dangerous Roads in Iowa

For many people, Iowa stands as the embodiment of the Midwest lifestyle. With over 90% of state canvassed in farmland and 4 hogs for every human, it’s fair to say the rural life is in full swing here. Vast cornfields and gentle rolling hills are the perfect backdrop for a life at a slower pace … Continued

Statements You Shouldn’t Say at the Scene of an Accident

After an accident, you may be feeling shaken and confused. This is a common reaction for most people. The scene of a collision can be a very hectic place. Many factors come into play and emotions are usually running high. Despite your efforts to do everything right behind the wheel, some accidents are simply out … Continued

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The 5 Most Dangerous Roads in North Dakota

If you yearn for the small-town life, North Dakota is your dream state. In Rough Rider country 85% of the cities have less than 1,000 residents. Nationally, that number is less than half. The college town of Fargo, memorably immortalized by the Coen brothers, is the only city in the state with a 6-figure population … Continued

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The Ultimate Guide to Montana Car Insurance

The Ultimate Guide to Montana Car Insurance Purchasing car insurance can be a daunting task in Montana. Insurance companies offer options ranging from varying coverage amounts to electing road-side assistance. Trying to figure out which possibilities are best for your situation can be overwhelming. Car insurance is a requirement, but nobody wants to pay too … Continued

MV Chief Resigns After New Hampshire Crash Kills 7

Just hours after a man negligently killed 7 motorcyclists in a tragic New Hampshire motorcycle accident, the Massachussetts motor vehicle chief resigned. The New Hampshire crash was one of the most deadly in New England history. Erin Deveney stepped down from her leadership position at the Registry of Motor Vehicles shortly after Volodomyr Zhuhovskyy, 23, … Continued

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Top 4 Most Dangerous Roads in Wisconsin

Top 4 Most Dangerous Roads in Wisconsin To many locals, it’s no surprise that the Badger State is mapped with poor road conditions and unfavorable accident statistics. But over time, these dangerous roads in Wisconsin have built a notorious reputation on a national level. In fact, in 2018 a nonprofit research firm named TRIP found … Continued

Montana Train Accident Kills Truck Driver

A recent Montana train accident tragically took the life of a truck driver Wednesday afternoon. The accident occurred at train crossing east of Culbertson when a freight train struck a semi truck. The freight train was hauling gravel through northeastern Montana when it accidentally hit and killed a semi-truck driver who was at the train … Continued

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The Top 10 Best Ways to Prevent a Coronavirus Infection

10 Best Ways to Stop the Spread of Covid 19 (Coronavirus) With the explosion of the novel coronavirus, also known as Covid-19, people from every corner of Montana are now worrying how they can protect themselves from an outbreak in their community. When it comes to the coronavirus, it’s best to get ahead of the … Continued

Locals Mourn Tragic Loss of Missoula Musician

Missoula musician, Michael “Micki” Singer, Killed in Crash A well-known Missoula musician and radio DJ recently passed away in a tragic New Year’s accident. The fatality was the first of 2020 in Montana and has left many people in community, as well as other musicians, heartbroken over the incident. The crash occurred north of Arlee … Continued

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The 5 Most Dangerous Roads in New Mexico

Whether visiting the oldest inhabited dwellings in North America or attending the world’s largest hot air balloon festival, there are many exciting reasons to visit New Mexico. Santa Fe is the oldest capital city in the United States and is known for embracing its unique cultural heritage. A record number of 23 million out-of-state travelers … Continued

Rollover Crash Kills Ronan Teen

A rollover crash near Mission Valley left one local teenager dead early Sunday morning. The 14-year old victim was thrown from the vehicle as it rolled several times after the driver lost control. The teenager was declared dead at the scene of the rollover crash. The rollover crash occurred shortly after 2 a.m. on North … Continued

Air Force Family Killed in Thanksgiving Crash

An Air Force family of four that vanished over the holiday weekend was found dead late Friday night inside of their crashed SUV. The Thanksgiving crash reportedly occurred Thursday morning but wasn’t discovered until the following day. Montana Highway Patrol said the family’s SUV, a Toyota 4Runner, veered off Interstate 94 not far from Huntley, … Continued

How To Identify Who Is At Fault In A Car Accident?

Identifying the responsible party for a car accident is critical at times. There is a significant difference between the person who legally is at fault and who actually caused an accident. The one who is at fault will have to face serious consequences as in he/she has to pay for damage to vehicles as well … Continued

Giant Spool Rolls Down Houston Highway

Commuters driving along Interstate 10 in Houston caught sight of an unusual traveler: a giant spool of fiber optic cable. Luckily, the runaway spool only caused a single minor accident. Houston Police said the spool fell off of an 18-wheeler after the driver drove under an overpass that knocked the massive object loose. While the … Continued

Christmas Eve Accident Kills 2; Crashes Abound in Montana

Two people died in a tragic Christmas Eve crash along Interstate 90 in Gallatin County. Montana Highway Patrol said the Christmas Eve crash was likely caused by excessive speeding over icy roads. The Christmas Eve crash occurred on I-90 between Belgrad and Manhattan just before midnight. Investigators with the Montana Highway Patrol said a Mercury … Continued