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Drunk driving accident in Alaska kills 1

Car accidents that cause even the slightest of injuries can be difficult to deal with, but if they are caused by a senseless reason it can be even more frustrating. Drunk driving is one of the most common causes for avoidable car accidents, and can leave all of the accident’s victims wondering why they were involved in such an irresponsible act. Unfortunately, a drunk driving accident in Alaska recently injured one person.

Alaska drunk driving accident kills 1

Teen drivers are generally some of the most inexperienced drivers. They lack the years of driving that typically benefit older drivers, and this inexperience is often exacerbated when alcohol is involved. When an accident results, the consequences can be devastating and even result in serious injury or even death. Police say that one such drunk driving accident in Anchorage left a bicyclist dead in the summer, and now the driver is facing criminal charges in Alaska.

Woman charged for wrongful death in Alaska

Car accidents can be tragic enough if the victims suffer serious injuries, but if an individual is killed in the accident, it can be extremely trying on the family of the victim. The emotional pain of losing a loved one can impair the lives of those impacted, especially if the death is sudden and unexpected. If an individual is found at fault, the judicial process that can occur after the accident can act as a daily reminder for the family of their loss. One woman in Alaska was recently charged for her involvement in a fatal car accident that occurred several months earlier, which caused the wrongful death of a young girl.

Car accident in Alaska sends 2 to hospital

Traffic signs are put in place across the United States to help drivers safely navigate the roads that intertwine across the United States, but when these signs are ignored, it can have detrimental consequences for those involved. The negligent driving that is required to totally ignore a traffic sign can quickly create dangerous situations that can turn into severe accidents in an instant. Unfortunately, one car accident in Alaska recently caused several people to acquire major injuries.

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