Automotive Accidents

December 14, 2015

Pedestrian Accident Kills One in Council Bluffs

Pedestrian Accident kills one in Council Bluffs A Council Bluffs pedestrian died after being hit by a pickup truck on Friday night. Details of the December […]
December 14, 2015

Driving in unseasonably warm and mixed weather

The state of Iowa has experienced unseasonably warm and mixed weather this winter. Fog covered most of the state over the weekend, and it was a […]
December 8, 2015

Nearly 300 traffic fatalities in Iowa

Nearly 300 traffic fatalities in Iowa so far The Iowa DOT has reported 297 fatalities in Iowa, so far this year. This is a 5 percent […]
November 18, 2015

Drinking and Driving this Holiday Season

As the holiday season approach us, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is kicking off its pre-holiday season drunk driving prevention campaign to remind all motorists […]
October 22, 2015

Dangers of Texting and Driving

“That sticks with you. And no text is worth hearing screams of a mother literally wanting to know if her son’s going to live or die.” […]
September 24, 2015

Share the Road – Obey the Law

In recent weeks, you may have noticed much debate regarding cycling around Iowa. Cyclists blame drivers for not seeing them, while drivers blame cyclists for not […]
September 3, 2015

Avoid a car accident this Labor Day

If you are hitting the road this Labor Day weekend then safety should be your top priority. Iowa’s roads are heavy with holiday traffic and there […]
January 16, 2015

Beattie Law Firm: Des Moines Motorcycle Accident Attorney

Our team at The Beattie Law Firm know firsthand that motorcycle accidents may cause serious injuries. In the worst cases, the motorcyclist can suffer from traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury […]
April 11, 2014

Van’s Dash Cam Captures Auto Accident with Cement Truck

Tuesday, a Texas A&M professor, Guan Zhu managed to capture video of a cement truck as it ran a red light and veered across traffic. The […]
March 21, 2014

Trooper Escapes Near Disaster with Minor Injuries

This near disaster, caught on film by a Johnson County Sheriff’s squad car camera, is a reminder on why drivers need to slow down when approaching […]
March 10, 2014

Senior Drivers See Decrease in Accidents

According to a study from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, older drivers today are less likely to be involved in car crashes than their previous […]
March 7, 2014

Family of Three Killed in Auto Accident

A family of three was killed in a collision between a car and pickup in southern Iowa Wednesday in Decatur County. Iowa State Troopers say the car was […]