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Distracted Driving Auto Accidents on the Rise

Monday, November 12, 2018
You may have heard of the term 'distracted driving' being used more and more often these days. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA), car wrecks attributed to distracted driving took the lives of 3,450 people that year. The statistics for 2017 should be coming out... Read More

Recall Alert: Cake Mixes may Contain Salmonella

Tuesday, November 06, 2018
Conagra Foods issued a voluntary recall after one case of Salmonella was linked via DNA footprint to some Duncan Hines white cake mixes. The link was made by the FDA to five different instances of the bacterial strain. Other flavors are being recalled since they... Read More

Construction Worker Injured in Fall

Monday, October 29, 2018
A fall resulted in a head injury for a construction worker who was picking up debris on the roof of a car dealership in New Jersey.  The man tripped while cleaning and fell through a skylight 25 feet. Emergency workers responded and took the man by ambulance to... Read More

Jackknife Truck Accident Leads to Elderly Fatality

Monday, October 22, 2018
This October has been a month for rain. While it's a blessing to some, it can be a detriment to others. According to an article on the Big Country Homepage website, an 86-year-old man was killed and an 84-year-old passenger went to the hospital with critical... Read More

Oil Pipeline Leaks into Creek in Southwest Abilene

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
On October 15th, work crews were cleaning up the aftermath of testing a Sonoco pipeline, according to an article on Big Country Homepage. The spill released a green-hued into Button Willow Creek that runs into Canyon Rock Lake. The people who were testing the pipeline said that... Read More

Deadly Auto Accident Leaves Double Digit Casualties in New York

Tuesday, October 09, 2018
According to a news article on the Big Country Homepage, a terrible car accident that happened on Route 30 in Schoharie, NY left 20 people dead. The accident occurred on Saturday, Oct 7th around 2 in the afternoon according to New York State Police. At the... Read More

Motorcycle Accident Leaves Abilene Christian University Student Dead

Monday, October 01, 2018
According to an article on the Big Country Homepage, a female student from ACU and another young man died as the result of a motorcycle accident. The crash occurred slightly before nine in the morning on Friday, September 28th. Police investigating the scene of the wreck... Read More

Gas Pump Erupts in Flames

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Big Country News reported on September 21, 2018, that a gas station surveillance footage captured a driver backing into a gas pump and starting a large fire in Mobile AL. According to the police report the man actually did this on purpose. The manager of the... Read More

Abilene Pedestrian Killed in Auto Accident

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Big Country News reported on September 12, 2018, that a man from Abilene, Texas was struck by a vehicle in South Abilene in the early afternoon. Unfortunately, the man died from the injuries he sustained in the accident. This accident occurred near the 4100 block area of... Read More

Tragic Rollover Truck Accident Ends in Fatality

Monday, September 10, 2018
According to an article by Big Country News, a woman was killed in a single vehicle rollover accident on Interstate 20 on August 31, 2018. According to the Department of Public Safety, a 75-year-old woman was traveling west on the highway in a Ford pickup with... Read More