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October 16, 2014

One Killed In Huntington Beach Car Accident

A three-vehicle car accident in Huntington Beach left a 26-year-old man dead and two others injured.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the fatal crash occurred at the intersection of Garfield Avenue and Edwards Street the morning of October 4, 2014.

Officials who responded to the scene found that two men had been thrown from a green 1998 Ford F-150 onto the roadway.

The driver, 19, was injured. A 26-year-old man, who was

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September 29, 2014

Fountain Valley Car Accident Leaves One Dead, Two Injured

James Eckenweiler, 76, was killed and two others were injured in a Fountain Valley car accident the afternoon of September 25, 2014.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the fatal car crash occurred at Talbert Avenue and Foster Street.

Police say a Ford Explorer traveling east on Talbert Avenue was turning left into the intersection when it

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September 24, 2014

Four Injured In Laguna Hills Car Accident Involving Elderly Driver

Four people were injured when a car driven by an elderly driver crashed into Polly's Pies restaurant in Laguna Hills the afternoon of September 22, 2014.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the crash occurred after an 88-year-old woman drove through a window on the side of the restaurant at 23701 Moulton Parkway.

The vehicle, a white Toyota Corolla, crashed into a

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September 22, 2014

Seven Injured In Reseda Head On Crash

Seven people were injured after two vehicles collided head-on at a Reseda street intersection.

According to a news report in the CBS Local news report, the two-car crash occurred at the intersection of Sherman Way and Tampa Avenue the night of September 19, 2014.

Los Angeles police officials said two children, ages 5 and 10 received treatment after complaining of pain.

The other injuries range from minor to critical.

Officials said the crash occurred after one of the vehicles

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September 15, 2014

One Killed, Several Injured In Huntington Beach Car Accident

One person was killed and four were hospitalized with injuries in a chain-reaction car accident in Huntington Beach.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the fatal multi-vehicle wreck occurred the afternoon of September 12, 2014 at Hamilton Avenue and Brookhurst Street.

Police say a driver pulling out of a church parking lot was struck by a

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July 28, 2014

Newport Coast Crash Proves Fatal For Woman

Karine Bondra, 46, was killed in a Newport Beach car accident the night of July 23, 2014.

According to a news report in Corona del Mar Today, the fatal car accident occurred when Bondra was driving south on Newport Coast Drive near Pelican Hill Road South.

Officials say her silver Honda crossed over the center divider and rolled over.

Bondra was ejected from the vehicle and

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July 10, 2014

Three Children Injured in San Diego Toyota 4Runner Rollover Crash

California Highway Patrol officials are seeking witnesses in a Fourth of July crash on the Interstate 15 in San Diego that sent three young girls to the hospital, one with major injuries.

According to an NBC news report, a 32-year-old Escondido man who was driving a 1995 Toyota 4Runner, said he was driving in the freeway's far left lane and traveling at about 65 to 70 mph when he felt the

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June 23, 2014

Woman Killed in Huntington Beach Car Accident

A woman identified as Robanna Nies was fatally injured in a Huntington Beach car accident.

According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal collision occurred at the intersection of Main and Florida streets the morning of June 21, 2014.

When officers and firefighters arrived at the scene, they found Nies

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June 17, 2014

Fountain Valley Car Accident Results in Critical Injuries

Jose Baez, 37, suffered critical injuries in a Fountain Valley car accident after two vehicles collided at a street intersection.

According to a news report in the Huntington Beach Independent, the major injury collision occurred at the intersection of Edinger Avenue and Ward Street the night of June 13, 2014.

Police who responded to the incident found Baez injured and unresponsive in a Honda sedan, which had collided with a Toyota sedan driven by a licensed minor.

The occupants of the Toyota sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said the Toyota was eastbound on Edinger and made a left turn on to Ward when it

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June 9, 2014

Motorcyclist Killed in Long Beach Car Accident

Miguel Magana, 21, was killed in a Long Beach car accident after a left-turning vehicle struck and fatally injured him. According to a news report in the Long Beach Press-Telegram, the fatal motorcycle crash occurred at the intersection of Cherry Avenue and Harding Street the afternoon of June 1, 2014. Officials say Magana was traveling south on Cherry Avenue approaching Harding on his Yamaha motorcycle when he collided with a Toyota SUV that was attempting to turn left from northbound Cherry Avenue on to Harding Street.

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May 21, 2014

Man Killed in Anaheim Rear-End Collision

Matthew Hughes, 29, of Corona, was killed when his vehicle was rear-ended in Anaheim by a pickup truck on the 91 Freeway during the early morning hours of May 18, 2014. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal accident occurred on the eastbound side of the freeway just west of Weir Canyon Road. California Highway Patrol officials say Hughes had stopped in the middle of lanes in a black Volkswagen sedan when a 2011 Ford F-150 pickup truck rear-ended the vehicle.

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April 25, 2014

Irvine Car Accident Proves Fatal

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February 28, 2014

Accidents Double as Rain Pummels Southern California

More than 100 traffic accidents were reported just overnight on Wednesday to Thursday morning and more are expected with heavier rain on the way, according to a news report on CBS Los Angeles. Beach communities in Los Angeles and Orange counties were getting ready to handle the flooding and California Highway Patrol officials closed a portion of the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu as a precaution since it is prone to landslides. Officials also warn that

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January 31, 2014

One Killed, Seven Injured in Laguna Beach Car Crash

Erik Ortiz Valencia, 29, of Irvine, was killed and seven others were injured in a Laguna Beach car accident involving four vehicles. According to a report in The Orange County Register, the fatal crash occurred the afternoon of January 26, 2014 on Pacific Coast Highway at Irvine Cove Drive. Police say the driver of a Honda was headed north on Coast Highway when he was involved in a collision with three other cars. Ortiz was a passenger in the Honda. The driver, a 27-year-old Mission Viejo man, was injured, but is expected to survive. Police suspect alcohol or drugs were involved.

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January 20, 2014

Woman Acquitted after Getting Ticket for Wearing Google Glass while Driving

A San Diego traffic court official dismissed 44-year-old Cecilia Abadie's citation for using her Google Glass device while allegedly speeding on a local freeway. According to a 10News report, Abadie was not actively using the prototype eyeglass-style wearable computer when a California Highway Patrol officer stopped her for allegedly speeding on the 15 Freeway near Aero Drive on October 29, 2013. Her speeding ticket was also dismissed due to lack of evidence.

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