A recent review found older drivers face a hodgepodge of state licensing rules that reflect scientific uncertainty and public angst over a growing question: How can we tell if it’s time to give up the keys?
A candlelight vigil is scheduled Tuesday night for a 7-year-old girl who was killed in a crash outside a busy Lake Worth shopping center on Saturday. On Monday, dozens of residents, crash witnesses, friends and family dropped off teddy bears, flowers, cards and pictures at a makeshift memorial.
A recent report revealed that, in Texas alone, 397 people died as a result of car crashes involving drivers 65 years of age or older.
The new research, released in the August issue of “Pediatrics,” suggests children are actually safer in a car driven by their grandparents than when their parents are behind the wheel.