Wed., March 6, 2013 11:00am
The Georgia Department of Transportation is being asked to investigate safety concerns raised by police about the design of a Savannah bypass where crashes have killed five people in 14 months.
Mon., November 26, 2012 11:00am
Georgia law enforcement authorities say 19 fatal crashes occurred in the state during the recent Thanksgiving holiday travel period. The Department of Public Safety reported the numbers early Monday, after the 102-hour Thanksgiving holiday travel period ended late Sunday night.
Tue., October 9, 2012 3:07pm
Georgia sheriffs are working to reduce the number of traffic crashes involving officers responding to emergency calls. So their state association bought two high-tech simulators and state training officials are developing a new program to reinforce driving skills and safety.
Mon., October 8, 2012 12:16pm
After a spike in crashes involving farm equipment last year, Georgia agriculture and highway safety officials are continuing an effort aimed at reducing such wrecks. The effort is intended to raise awareness of the dangers of crashes involving farm equipment as the harvest season approaches.
Tue., September 4, 2012 10:00am
Authorities said Tuesday 10 people died in traffic crashes across Georgia during the 78-hour Labor Day holiday travel period. The Georgia State Patrol said the 10 people died in eight fatal crashes.
Wed., December 23, 2009 2:58pm
The Georgia State Patrol is gearing-up to enforce holiday traffic. Startin