Whiplash

Neck Pain and Whiplash Whiplash is a nonmedical term used to describe neck pain following an injury to the soft tissues of your neck (specifically ligaments, tendons, and muscles).  A doctor may use the more specific terms of cervical sprain, cervical strain, or...

Ford has developed an inflatable seat belt

People riding in the back seat of a vehicle are less likely to use a seat belt than front-seat passengers. Ford is hoping to change that with its new inflatable seat belt. Their inflatables will first be offered on the next generation of the Ford Explorer. Sue...

7-year-old girl killed in collision in Travis County

A 7-year-old girl riding in the back seat of an SUV died Tuesday night after the vehicle was struck from behind by a pickup at a stoplight on RM 620 at Comanche Trail, near Lake Travis. Josefina Delgado was pronounced dead at the scene about 30 minutes after the 8:33...

Burnet County deputy dies while heading to wreck

A Burnet County sheriff’s deputy was killed early Saturday morning when his car veered off the road, possibly because he struck a deer, officials said. About 1. a.m., Deputy Francis David Blake was responding to a wreck on Park Road 4, about two miles south of...

Victims in fatal collision identified

The Department of Public Safety has identified the victims in a head-on collision Thursday morning on U.S. 183 north of Lockhart, spokeswoman Tela Mange said. Alison Barry, 31, of San Antonio was driving an Acura SUV northbound on U.S. 183 near FM 1185, authorities...