Traveling with children—especially boisterous siblings who bicker—can be stressful. As a parent, it’s natural to worry about your child’s safety every moment of the day. Unfortunately, even moms and dads with the best intentions can make mistakes when it comes to road safety.
From Cedar Falls to Cedar Rapids and Des Moines to Sioux City, there are thousands of miles of public roads traversing the state of Iowa with millions of licensed drivers using them daily. According to The Statistics Portal, there were more than 2,200,000 licensed drivers in the state of Iowa in 2015.
According to KWWL, police have finally caught up with the woman suspected of leaving the scene of a fatal collision. The accident in question occurred on October 1, when a passenger vehicle failed to yield while making a left turn at 20th Avenue Southwest and C Street in Cedar Rapids and ended up striking a motorcycle.
Losing a loved one to a drunk driving collision is incredibly devastating because not only is the death unanticipated, but it is also entirely preventable. Sadly, hundreds of families have had to cope with this kind of loss across the state of Iowa in the past decade.
Do your kids have the back-to-school blues now that classes are in session? Do you feel like your family did not get to spend enough quality time together this past summer because of camp, work, and other obligations?
The Des Moines Register reports on a tragic collision that resulted in the death of a U.S. Marine from Iowa. According to a Marine official, the 22-year-old man was in an off-site motorcycle crash while training at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton in California.