Person in Wheelchair Struck, Killed While Crossing Holmes Road in Houston

Just before 6:00 a.m., a person in a wheelchair crossing a street in southeast Houston died after being struck by a vehicle. The accident occurred on Holmes Road near Scott Street. According to Houston Police, the area is not well-lit. The driver of the vehicle… read more

Worker Killed in Houston Tunnel Accident

The Houston Fire Department confirmed that a worker died in an accident in northeast Harris County. The worker died at a construction site while working in a tunnel.  The accident occurred in the area of the Northeast Water Purification Plant near Timber Forest Drive and… read more

Man and Woman Die After Being Thrown Off SH-99 Overpass in Motorcycle Crash

According to Harris County sheriff’s deputies, a man and a woman died in a motorcycle crash in northwest Harris County on August 21, 2020. On Friday morning around 1:00, a man and a woman were riding a motorcycle heading east on Grand Parkway at Kuykendahl…. read more

Hit and Run Scooter Accident in Houston Leaves One Dead

Not one, but two vehicles fled the scene after striking a young male riding a scooter through a Houston intersection. On Sunday morning, around 12:30 a.m., officers responded to a crash at the 2600 block of Chimney Rock Road, near where it intersects with Westheimer…. read more

18-Wheeler Crashes and Pins Woman Inside Car Against Wall on Highway 99

Around 7:15 in the morning on August 6, 2020, emergency responders had to cut a woman free from a wrecked car. The truck accident happened on Highway 99 at West Road.  An 18-wheeler hit another vehicle and pinned the car against the side of the… read more

Texas Uber Driver Killed In Crash With Police-Involved in High-speed Chase

A high-speed police chase on the Katy Freeway in Houston led to the death of an Uber driver and a teenager charged with felony murder. It began when a deputy noticed a woman and a man arguing in a parking lot near Fry Road about… read more

Vehicle Flies Off Houston Freeway, Killing Passenger And Critically Injuring Driver

A tragic car accident on a Houston freeway leaves one person in critical injury and another person dead. The traffic accident occurred early in the morning on August 1, 2020, around 2:30 in the morning. A Dodge Charger was speeding along I-45 when the driver… read more

Covid 19 Business Interruption Insurance

Because of Covid-19, the entire world has been affected by an unprecedented event. As a result, we’ve seen domestic and international travel severely limited, trade diminished, schools closed, beaches deserted, businesses shut down, and unemployment rising to levels not seen since the Great Depression of… read more

Katy-area COVID-19 Cases Increase Day-over-day By 139, per July 8 Data

The Community Impact Newspaper for Katy has been tracking the COVID-19 cases reported in Katy. The City of Katy includes areas of Harris, Fort Bend, and Waller counties in Texas. Katy is located just west of Houston. According to reporting from the Community Impact Newspaper,… read more

Man Driving U-haul Dies in Crash After Speeding Away From Hit-and-run in SW Houston

Houston police said that a man who was fleeing from a hit-and-run crash died when he caused another crash. According to the police, the driver of a U-Haul truck collided with another truck in the 7100 block of Bissonnet Street in southwest Houston. The driver… read more

METRO Bus Crash Victim Has to Pay For Treatment Despite Being Innocent

The story of a Houston man injured in an accident caused by a METRO bus is tragic. Matthew Leger woke up in the hospital not knowing what had happened to him. He had been hit by a METRO bus and sustained severe injuries. Mr. Leger… read more

Father in Houston Charged With Murder in Crash That Killed His 5-Year-Old Daughter

Sadly, news reports state that a five-year-old was killed in a DWI accident in Houston. A four-year-old was severely injured in the accident. According to the news report, the accident occurred around 11:30 p.m. The children, both girls, were being driven by their father. Police… read more

Houston Continues to Re-open Despite Largest Single-Day Spike in Covid Cases

As the United States approaches the summer and, for some, three months of shelter-in-place, states are discussing the best way to re-open the economy. Each state, county, and city has put together guidelines on how to avoid another Covid-19 outbreak, but most agree that there… read more

Texas Bar Moves Forward with July Exams

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the lives of all Americans. We have had to learn a new “normal” for many things in our daily lives. Children have transitioned to e-learning while many adults have transitioned their kitchen tables into remote offices. The country is reopening… read more

Could Texas Head Towards Martial Law due to Coronavirus?

It is highly unlikely that martial law is coming to Texas because of the coronavirus. Rumors about martial law have spread online after many states have issued Stay at Home orders. However, these orders are not martial law, and officials have made it clear they… read more