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Car Accidents

One killed in Shadow Hills accident on Sunland Way

SHADOW HILLS, CA (January 12, 2023) - One person was killed in a violent two-vehicle accident tonight in Shadow Hills. Have you or someone you know been injured in an accident? Reach out to us at any time at 844-966-0965 The collision was reported in the 10000 block of Sunland Way, north of Tealze Canyon Road where police and paramedics found an SUV and an orange car of an unknown make and model had collided, possibly head on, according to NBC 4. The victim, who was inside the orange car, was pronounced dead at the scene. A woman and a young child who were traveling in the SUV were taken to a hospital in an unknown condition, NBC 4 reported. We will continue to update this story with more information when it becomes available to us. [via CNS] Liability In Shadow Hills Car Accidents Despite improved safety measures for cars,…

Motorcycle Accidents

Isaac Ambriz tragically killed in motorcycle accident on Imperial Highway

LOS ANGELES, CA (January 3, 2023) - Authorities today identified Isaac Ambriz, a young man who was killed when his motorcycle crashed into a railroad crossing gate in South Los Angeles. Have you or someone you know been injured in an accident? Reach out to us at any time at 844-966-0965 The crash occurred about 12:40 a.m. Monday near East Imperial Highway and San Pedro Street, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Isaac Ambriz, 18, of Riverside, died at the scene, the Los Angeles County coroner's office reported. According to authorities, Ambriz was westbound on Imperial Highway when his motorcycle crashed into a railroad crossing gate. His passenger, a woman about 19 years old, was taken to a hospital with critical injuries. [via CNS] Liability In Imperial Highway Motorcycle Accidents Motorcyclists have a naturally small profile and are more likely to be overlooked by other drivers. Many collisions are…

DUI Accidents

Byron Saucedo admits guilt in DUI killing of Mikela Lang

RIVERSIDE, CA (December 21, 2022) - Byron Saucedo, an unlicensed motorist who killed Mikela Lang, a 33-year-old motorcyclist, while driving under the influence at a Moreno Valley intersection, is slated to be sentenced next month to 10 years in state prison. Have you or someone you know been injured in an accident? Reach out to us at any time at 844-966-0965 Byron Alexa Cifuentes Saucedo, 24, pleaded guilty Tuesday to DUI gross vehicular manslaughter and a sentence-enhancing allegation of fleeing the scene of a crime. Under Saucedo's plea agreement with the Riverside County District Attorney's Office, prosecutors agreed to drop a misdemeanor charge of being an unlicensed operator of a motor vehicle in exchange for his other admissions. Superior Court Judge Charles Koosed is expected to certify the terms of the plea deal during a sentencing hearing on Jan. 26 at the Riverside Hall of Justice. The upper term of…

Pedestrian Accidents

Elderly woman injured in Fairmont Park area of San Diego after being struck by SUV

SAN DIEGO, CA (January 20, 2023) - An elderly woman, aged somewhere in her 70s or 80s, was struck by an SUV in the Fairmont Park neighborhood of San Diego. Have you or someone you know been injured in an accident? Reach out to us at any time at 844-966-0965 The collision occurred on Home Avenue and Gateway Drive where police officers learned that the woman crossed against a red light in a no-crossing area. The woman crossed in front of a white 2019 Buick Enclave driven by a 51-year-old man driving in the No. 2 lane in the 4000 block of Home Avenue and was struck by the Buick, Heims said. The pedestrian suffered several serious fractures along with other injuries and was taken to a hospital. Police said alcohol or drugs were not a factor in the crash. The department's Traffic Division is investigating the crash and anyone…

Truck Accidents

Pedestrian struck and killed by garbage truck in San Pedro

SAN PEDRO, CA (December 8, 2022) - A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a garbage truck in San Pedro. Have you or someone you know been injured in an accident? Reach out to us at any time at 844-966-0965 The accident occurred the morning of December 5 around 5:10 a.m. when a local man in his 70s was found on Pacific Avenue and 13th Street. LAPD officers say the truck drivers stayed on the scene and cooperated with their investigation. Drugs and alcohol are not currently considered to be factors in this collision, which occurred while the elderly man was in a marked crosswalk. [via CBS News] Liability In San Pedro Pedestrian Accidents Thousands of pedestrians are killed or seriously injured every year in pedestrian accidents. According to the Centers for Disease Control, “An estimated 137,000 pedestrians were treated in emergency departments for nonfatal crash-related injuries in 2017.…

Bike Accidents

Arthur St. Clair killed on scooter by SUV in San Jacinto near Midway Street

Arthur St. Clair of Norco was tragically killed in a scooter accident after being struck by an SUV in San Jacinto. SAN JACINTO, CA  (December 19, 2022) - A 35-year-old man riding a scooter was struck and killed on a San Jacinto street in a collision with an SUV, authorities said today. Have you or someone you know been injured in an accident? Reach out to us at any time at 844-966-0965 Arthur St. Clair of Norco was fatally injured about 10:20 p.m. Sunday on South San Jacinto Avenue, near Midway Street, according to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department. The agency said that St. Clair was going northbound on San Jacinto, traveling in lanes, when the driver of a Chevrolet Suburban impacted his scooter. The Chevy driver did not attempt to flee. Patrol deputies and paramedics reached the location within 10 minutes, attempting life-saving measures. However, the victim was pronounced…