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Why Certain Vehicles are Not Legal on the Road

Legal Vehicles vs Illegal Vehicles

A vehicle is defined as a "thing for transportation of people or goods, especially on land." This definition, while useful, is very broad, and it opens itself up to many interpretations by the general public. A car is obviously a vehicle, but is a bicycle a vehicle? What about a riding lawnmower? Or a hoverboard? Can all of these vehicles go on the road, since they all do fall under this definition of vehicle? Roads, after all, are for vehicles and for travel. Don't all vehicles qualify to travel on the road?

Old Bridge, N.J. - Man Dies in Vehicle Accident on Route 9

Old Bridge, N.J. (May 20, 2019) - A middle aged man has died after he was involved in a vehicle accident that included a tractor-trailer, according to authorities. The fatal New Jersey accident occurred early Monday morning, around 3:30 a.m., at the intersection Route 9 and Old Mill Road.

Sloatsburg, N.Y. - One Dies in Accident Involving Riding Lawn Mower on Route 17

Sloatsburg, N.Y. (May 20, 2019) - An accident involving a riding lawn mower and a vehicle resulted in the death of one and serious injuries of another, according to police. The fatal New York vehicle accident occurred on Sunday evening around 8:45 p.m. on Route 17, near Washington Avenue.

When a Vehicle Swerves into Your Lane

Driving on Busy Roads vs Quiet Roads

Any driver can tell you that driving on a busy road is completely different than driving on a quiet road. Busy roads are filled with other drivers, lots of distractions, and more possibility of dangers and accidents. Quiet roads, however, are much calmer, there are less people to worry about, and drivers feel more comfortable knowing they are driving in a more peaceful place. While this is all true, all roads still hold dangers, and these dangers need to be watched for carefully at all times.

Jersey City, N.J. - School Bus Slams into Nail Salon Following Accident on Laidlaw Avenue

Jersey City, N.J. (May 17, 2019) - A school bus ended up inside a nail salon following a vehicle accident, according to police. The New Jersey vehicle accident occurred on Friday afternoon just after 4 p.m. at the corner of Laidlaw Avenue and Baldwin Avenue.

Clinton, N.J. - Driver Dies After Accident with Tractor-Trailer on Interstate 78

Clinton, N.J. (May 17, 2019) - A driver has died and a child has been injured following an accident involving a tractor-trailer, according to police. The deadly New York accident occurred on Friday morning around 8:45 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 78.

When the Brain is Hurt in an Accident

How Delicate is the Brain?

Our bodies are complex organisms that are both fragile and strong. For instance, a simple slice from a knife can cut our skin, but our bones will need a significant amount of force to break or crack them. Indeed, our bodies are complicated and amazing, and they are the subject of studies performed every day in the world. Of all the parts of our body, one part in particular is quite extraordinary, and without it, we would not be able to be alive or be ourselves.

Pequannock, N.J. - One Injured in Vehicle Accident that Ends with One Vehicle Overturned on Route 23

Pequannock, N.J. (May 16, 2019) - One person suffered serious injuries after they were involved in an accident with another vehicle that caused the victim's vehicle to overturn. The scary New Jersey vehicle accident occurred on Thursday evening around 5:40 p.m. on Route 23.

Howell, N.J. - Two People Trapped Following Accident with Garbage Truck on West Farms Road

Howell, N.J. (May 16, 2019) - Two people ended up trapped in their vehicles following an accident involving a vehicle and a garbage truck, according to police. The New Jersey vehicle accident occurred on Tuesday morning just before 11:00 a.m. on West Farms Road near Oates Drive.

Commack, N.Y. - Two People Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident on Veterans Memorial Highway

Commack, N.Y. (May 16, 2019) - Two people needed to be hospitalized following a vehicle accident that involved two vehicles, police report. The New York vehicle accident occurred Wednesday afternoon around 4:15 p.m. at the intersection of Autumn Drive and Veterans Memorial Highway.

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