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...Ramone Lamkin, who oversees the traffic division. "The serious accidents are on the decline. We are seeing a lot of fender benders due to construction. Overall, I'd say Augusta is a safe place to drive."Georgia Regents Medical Center was one of only...

Businesses guide road's development

AIKEN - Road rage and fender benders usually equate to heavy traffic. On Whiskey Road, that means business for more than just the automobile repair shop. Diverse...

Investigators still on trail of hit-and-runs

...are gone, the champion's left and the bustle on Washington Road has died down.But there are still a handful of fender benders unsolved from last week's Masters.The low-speed wrecks are part of Cpl. Bill Adams' case load as a hit-and-run...

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Insurance overhaul hits safe drivers

COLUMBIA -- Those fender-benders from years ago could come back to haunt "safe" South Carolina drivers under the revamped auto insurance system. About 708...

Music by Turner: Dash away all to buy these great box sets

...the most unforgettable tunes of his generation, and this five-CD set has 'em all. From You Really Got Me to the gender bender Lola, this collection makes Kinks fans clamor for their long-rumored reunion to take place in 2015. 9. THE BEATLES: MONO...

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...I see these things at car shows all the time. The sunroof would be a necessary safety feature, since a minor fender-bender would trap the occupants inside if they didn't have an escape hatch."Norman Lewis said: "This week's car looks like...

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Holiday traffic moving safely Aside from a few fender-benders, the Fourth of July has been surprisingly quiet in the area, traffic officers said Saturday. "In this area, we've had a...

Chase leaders avoid drop

FONTANA, Calif. --- Kasey Kahne needs help. A lot of help. He's needs some fender-benders and blown engines. A couple of loose lug nuts and pit road speeding penalties wouldn't hurt, either. If the driver of the...

Accidents in parking lots rising

...A busy parking lot can be a perilous place where accidents are waiting to happen, and in Aiken, private property fender benders are on the rise. Aiken Public Safety officers have seen a 17 percent increase in the number of private property collisions...

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Filmmakers crash cars to move plot along

...I've had the good fortune to witness - as opposed to participate in - not one but two car accidents. Both were fender-benders of the common rear-end varietal and everyone involved was able to walk away uninjured. Still, the few unexpected seconds...

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