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Drowsy driving increases the risk of car accidents in Montana

While there are many scenarios in which a collision can occur, one of the most dangerous hazards a person in Montana might encounter on the road is a fatigued driver. Drowsy drivers can exhibit similar behaviors as those who operate a vehicle while impaired or distracted, and car accidents involving drowsy drivers can have dire consequences. To avoid a similar incident, it could prove helpful to know the circumstances that can lead to driver fatigue.

Car accidents: Left-turn collision sends 1 to hospital in Montana

Far too many collisions take place at intersections when drivers fail to spot an oncoming vehicle prior to navigating a left-hand turn. Those who encounter such a sudden maneuver may be left with inadequate time to brake or swerve to avoid collision, and left-turn car accidents can have catastrophic results. A driver was rushed to a medical facility after being trapped in a car after a collision that occurred at an intersection in Montana.

Car accidents: Multiple-car collision injures 4 in Montana

In some cases, a rear-end collision could be a lesser incident that causes little more than minor damage to all vehicles involved. However, sometimes similar car accidents can prove more dangerous and could leave the occupants of a vehicle with serious injuries. A recent rear-end accident that occurred in Montana has reportedly left multiple individuals hospitalized with unknown injuries.

Car accidents: Head-on crash injures several, kills 1 in Montana

When a vehicle drifts into an oncoming lane of traffic, the chances that a potentially dangerous collision will take place increase substantially. Head-on car accidents tend to be some of the most devastating incidents that can occur, and the safety of those who encounter such negligence might be placed at risk in the process. A recent collision that took place in Montana has left several with injuries and claimed the life of a 34-year-old man.

Car accidents at uncontrolled intersections can be devastating

While a dangerous collision can occur at any time and place, certain areas tend to be more hazardous than others. Intersections, for example, are a common spot for car accidents to occur, and each of these incidents could pose a threat to the health of everyone nearby. Residents who live near a certain intersection in Montana have taken to painting the road with vibrant colors in hopes that is might remind drivers to use caution and reduce the chances a collision will take place.

Car accidents: High-speed crash injures 1, kills 1 in Montana

Those who operate a vehicle at excessive speeds are inherently less capable of reacting to a variety of driving scenarios. Drivers who encounter reckless drivers may also have little time to respond to the situation and car accidents involving such negligence can have disastrous consequences. A recent collision that took place under similar circumstances in Montana has left one person with serious injuries and claimed the life of another.

Car accidents: 1 dead, 2 injured after truck crosses center line

There may be few scenarios in life that can be as scary as being involved in a major collision. While all types of car accidents have the potential of causing major damage to vehicles and possible injuries to those involved, head-on crashes run a greater risk of resulting in serious harm to a person's health, or worse. A recent head-on collision has left two individuals with serious injuries and claimed the life of another in Montana.

Car accidents: Crash in construction zone injures 4, kills 1

Upon encountering a construction zone, drivers must be ready to proceed with caution and adjust speeds accordingly. Failing to slow down for construction can be dangerous, and far too many car accidents have occurred due to similar acts of negligence. A recent collision that took place in a construction zone has left four individuals with injuries and killed a 75-year-old man in Montana.

Car accidents: 2 killed in suspected drunk driving crash

Regardless of the circumstances in which one occurs, every collision has the potential to end in disaster. Far too many individuals have suffered severe harm in car accidents, and in some cases, these incidents can prove fatal and leave a family mourning over a sudden and unexpected loss. A 56-year-old woman has been killed in a recent accident involving a suspected drunk driver in Montana.

Car accidents: 1 suffers serious injuries in recent crash

While distracted and drunk driving are some of the most common hazards a person may face while out on the road, other scenarios can also pose a threat to one's safety, such as encountering an inexperienced driver. Drivers who lack the necessary experience may be less prepared to handle a variety of driving scenarios, which could increase the odds that car accidents will occur. A recent accident in Montana has caused significant damage to two vehicles and left a woman in the hospital.