Category: Bad Drivers News

California chain-reaction crash caught on video

Anthony Kurzweil and Christina Pascucci ktla.com An apparent road-rage crash involving a motorcyclist and the driver of a sedan was captured on cellphone video Wednesday morning on the 14 Freeway in Santa Clarita. Police are investigating a crash on the 14 Freeway in Santa Clarita on June 21, 2017. (Credit: Chris Traber) The crash was…

Senate Approves Gianaris Dangerous Driver Bill

The state Senate last week approved legislation that would increase penalties for drivers who kill or seriously injure another person while driving with revoked, suspended or otherwise invalid licenses. Under the measure reintroduced by state Sen. Michael Gianaris, anyone caught driving a motor vehicle without a valid license who strikes or kills a pedestrian would…

Bad drivers: incompetent or indifferent?

Bill Love spokesman.com Evidently, there are drivers operating motor vehicles who lack the understanding to properly do so.  Based on behaviors I observe, if it’s not incompetence, then it’s simply indifference to afford due diligence to the task. The only explanations for seemingly unexplainable driver actions are that those drivers either don’t possess necessary skills…

‘Nebraska Not Nice:’ Aggressive drivers on the rise in Omaha

3newsnow.com Drivers are getting a reputation for being not so “Nebraska Nice” behind the wheel, according to local experts. There is even a YouTube channel dedicated to the topic, called Bad Drivers of Omaha. Last year, there were nearly 140,000 driving convictions, according to state records. A total of 13,667 convictions were for speeds of…

Bad driving in Michigan roundabouts focus of police patrols

Darcie Moran mlive.com YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, MI – Officers from multiple Washtenaw County police agencies have spent the month going in circles – literally – but officials hope a month-long roundabout enforcement effort will have a lasting effect on area drivers. The cooperative effort between the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office, Michigan State Police, the Ann Arbor…