OSU Baseball Player Arrested on Suspicion of Drunk Driving

A key player on the Oklahoma State University (OSU) baseball team has been charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. Trey Whaley, 22, was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving around 2:40 a.m. on January 25, and could face severe penalties including up to one year in jail, fines of … Read moreOSU Baseball Player Arrested on Suspicion of Drunk Driving

CDC Report Outlines Risks, Prevalence of Drowsy Driving

In a new analysis published on January 3, 2013, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) discussed not only the dangers of driving drowsy, but also brought critical attention to how common the risky practice is among American drivers. In fact, estimates by the agency indicate that 2.5% of all fatal motor vehicle … Read moreCDC Report Outlines Risks, Prevalence of Drowsy Driving

Teen Passenger Killed in Drowsy Driving Accident in Oklahoma

A teenager crashed his vehicle after falling asleep behind the wheel on November 23, just before 9 p.m. on U.S. Highway 281 in Oklahoma. The 17-year-old driver, Colby Ruthardt, was wearing his seat belt at the time of the collision and was not injured, but his passenger, 17-year-old Sabrina Birch, was thrown from the vehicle … Read moreTeen Passenger Killed in Drowsy Driving Accident in Oklahoma

Four Victims Killed in Tragic Car Accident in Oklahoma, Including Three Teens

Four people were killed in a devastating Oklahoma car accident that took place on November 25th, in which the victims sustained massive injuries that proved to be fatal. Even more tragic, three of the fatalities were teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19, all of whom were passengers in the two cars involved in … Read moreFour Victims Killed in Tragic Car Accident in Oklahoma, Including Three Teens

Oklahoma Car Accidents Involving Deer More Common in November

Motorists in Oklahoma and across the United States are urged to use extra caution when driving in November – the month associated with the highest risk of car accidents involving deer. In fact, according to Oklahoma insurance agent Shannon Vann, “Drivers are three times more likely to hit a deer in November,” and 18% of … Read moreOklahoma Car Accidents Involving Deer More Common in November