Elder Financial Abuse Nearly Cost Dallas Woman $15,000

By JohnNursing Home Abuse & Neglect

A Dallas woman nearly lost $15,000 of her hard-earned retirement money recently after being contacted by a California scam artist posing as a man named Keith Miller. The scam artist called the Dallas woman and told her that her grandson had suffered a drunk driving accident in New Mexico. He claimed to be a lawyer, telling the woman that if she mailed $15,000 to a …

After Fleeing Hit and Run, Dallas Drunk Driver Causes Five More Injuries

By JohnCar Accidents

The same driver caused two separate car accidents on a recent night in downtown Dallas injuring at least five people. According to the Dallas County sheriff’s office, the driver – who was suspected to be intoxicated at the time – caused the first crash on Uptown’s McKinney Avenue.  Police say that the driver fled the scene of that accident, only to run a stop …

Crash Between School Bus, DART Bus, and SUV Leaves Two Injured

By JohnTruck Accident

Two passengers on a DART bus suffered minor injuries when a school bus collided with an SUV, which then hit the DART bus. According to an article in the Dallas Morning News, the crash happened near the intersection between Marsalis Avenue and 8th Street. The two passengers were taken to Methodist Dallas Medical Center for treatment of their injuries.

To Reduce Truck Accidents FMCSA Considers New Sleep Apnea Rule

By JohnTruck Accident

Sleep apnea is a condition in which a sleeping person doesn’t get enough oxygen because of physical blockages in the airway as they sleep. A person who has sleep apnea might wake up many times during the night. This leads to poor rest, fatigue, and an increased risk of accidents. Including truck crashes.