R. Bouwmeester & Associates, a civil engineering firm, provides specialized sun and shadow position modeling services related to traffic collision and crime scene reconstruction, and urban development, site planning and building design projects.
said the woman was cited for being “unable to stop within assured distance
ahead” following the accident that occurred shortly after 8 a.m. on Hile Road,
east of Grand Haven Road.
Shores Police Lt. Jon Gale said both the school bus and the Ford Focus were
both heading east on Hile Road from Grand Haven Road. He said the sun “played a
major factor in the crash” as they were traveling “directly into the sun.”…
Sun glare may have caused motorcycle crash
TOWNSHIP, PA - Sun glare may have been responsible for a motorcycle accident
Saturday that sent a Pemberton man to the hospital with serious injuries,
police said Monday.
two-vehicle accident happened about 9:20 a.m. when a motorcycle driven by
Charles VanWinkle, age unavailable, crashed into the rear of a car driven by
David Waterman of Brooklyn, N.Y., on Vincentown Road.
was taken by helicopter to Cooper University Hospital in Camden with internal
injuries. His condition was not available Monday.
age also unavailable, was not hurt.
preliminary investigation revealed both vehicles were traveling south.
Investigators said sun glare may have prevented VanWinkle from seeing the car
in front of him…
sure of the colour of traffic lights, especially against sun glare
NE - A car accident occurred on 10th Ave. and Illinois St. in Sidney yesterday
at around 5 p.m. According to a Sidney Police Department report, one driver was
traveling southbound on 10th Ave. and entered the intersection at Illinois with
a green light. The other driver was driving westbound on Illinois and said that
the sun’s glare prevented them from seeing that the stoplight had turned red,
and ran his vehicle into the other…
CO - A sun glare may have caused a crash that left a 2-year-old in critical
toddler was hit by an SUV Thursday while chasing a stray ball into the street.
He remains in the hospital Friday with life-threatening injuries to the head.
station KCNC says the driver may have swerved to avoid the collision, and did
remain on scene afterwards. Investigators are now working to learn if a sun
glare obstructed the driver's view of the child and caused the crash.
accident occurred near the intersection of Green Court and Grove Street in west
CA - Two people were seriously injured Monday evening, March 11, when they were
struck by a car coming down a hill in Temecula in the glare of the setting sun.
driver of a Toyota Matrix was heading west on Pauba Road shortly before 6 p.m.
Monday, while driving down a hill with two young children in the car, according
to a Temecula police statement.
the driver approached Elinda Road, two female pedestrians were walking in a
bike lane in a shaded area. Police said the driver was adjusting from direct
sunlight in the line of sight when the car drifted into the bike lane and
struck the pedestrians…