This Week in News Car Accidents
This week in news car accidents, we’ve got a Dalton, Mass. crash, a crash in Chaozhou city, and an El Paso crash. You can read more about these crashes by reading the following articles: Dalton, Mass. crash; Elmira, N.Y. car crash; and Chaozhou city car crash.
Chaozhou city crash
The crash happened near the city of Chaozhou in Guangdong province. A Tesla Model Y was involved in the accident. It collided with a small truck and crashed into cyclists before colliding with a building. Two people were killed in the crash, including a high school girl and a motorcyclist. However, the exact cause of the crash is still unclear.
While the crash is a tragedy, Tesla has pledged to investigate the incident. The Model Y was caught on CCTV footage speeding down the highway and hitting cyclists and motorized vehicles before coming to a stop. Two people were killed and three others were injured.
Elmira, N.Y., crash
An Elmira, N.Y., car accident has resulted in the death of an adult male. The crash occurred in a parking lot at the Big Lots store on Madison Avenue and Lake Street. The New York State Police and the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene. The accident is under investigation by local police and state police in Horseheads. However, it is not yet known who was driving the vehicle that hit the man.
Elmira police have charged the driver of a pickup truck involved in the accident with leaving the scene. According to the police report, Santiago J. Torres was charged with leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident involving a fatality. The accident occurred on Dec. 8 at 3:40 a.m., when the pickup truck struck Wood. According to police, the driver of the pickup truck fled the scene of the crash and is responsible for the death of the man.
El Paso crash
A recent car accident in El Paso, Texas, has triggered a social media frenzy among residents. Several photos posted on social media show a vehicle that was ripped apart on the highway. The back of the vehicle was severely damaged by the impact and the driver was impaled by the guardrail. The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but authorities believe the driver’s fault was due to the vehicle’s failure to yield the right of way.
A fatal accident occurred on I-10 West near the Piedras exit on Friday morning. One person was ejected from the vehicle, and traffic backed up while Special Traffic Investigators investigated. The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) warned motorists to avoid the area. The westbound lanes of the highway reopened around 9:36 a.m.
Multi-car crash in northeast El Paso
A multi-car crash has closed all lanes of a highway in northeast El Paso. The accident occurred near the intersection of Fred Wilson and Dyer. According to officials, three vehicles collided. At least one person was injured. The scene is under investigation. The Tx-Dot traffic camera system captured the crash, which blocked three lanes of traffic.
The El Paso Police Department says the cause of the accident is under investigation. The collision occurred east of Irvin High School near Railroad Dr. and Waycross Avenue. The El Paso Fire Department confirmed three people were taken to the hospital after the crash. The victims were not seriously injured.