January 20 , 2021 | Car Accidents
Car accidents are dangerous. Car accidents can cause property damage, injuries, and even fatalities. Because there can be serious consequences to car accidents, it is important that drivers always practice safe driving to help keep the roadways safer for themselves and others. Recently, a tragic accident involving multiple vehicles occurred in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
The accident happened on Saturday, January 9, 2021. The accident happened around 11:30 in the evening near Washington Road and 22nd Avenue in Kenosha. The accident happened when a vehicle ran a red light. When the vehicle ran the red light, it entered the intersection of Washington Road and 22nd Avenue. While in the intersection, the vehicle collided with a vehicle that was traveling northbound. The force of this collision, resulted in one of the vehicles colliding with a third vehicle that was traveling east. Tragically, the driver of the vehicle that was traveling east was killed as a result of the injuries sustained in the collision. Law enforcement officials are continuing to investigate the accident. The driver and a passenger of the vehicle that ran the red light were taken into police custody following the accident.
Car accidents can have tragic consequences. Because of this, it is highly important that drivers practice attentive and safe driving. Drivers should ensure that they pay full attention to the roadways and are adhering to all traffic laws and regulations. When individuals ensure that they are paying full attention to the roadways, they can have more time to react to potential hazards. With more reaction time, there is a greater possibility that they will be able to avoid being involved in an accident. By ensuring that drivers practice sage driving, drivers can help keep the roadways safer not only for themselves, but for others as well, therefore helping to reduce the number of accidents.