A woman was killed in a three-car car accident in Tustin after her vehicle hit a truck and spun out onto oncoming traffic before hitting another car. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal crash occurred the night of May 23, 2017. Police say the driver of a Kia Spectra was traveling west along the 17200 block of Nisson Road and collided with a Dodge Ram truck that was stopped in the street waiting for a parking spot. The crash caused the Spectra to spin across the road and collide into a Kia Forte that was going east on Nisson Road at the intersection of Pasadena Avenue. Continue reading →
Three people were injured in a car accident in Irvine that involved two vehicles early morning on May 14, 2017. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the injury collision occurred at the intersection of Warner Avenue and Culver Drive. It took firefighters 25 minutes to extricate a male driver trapped inside one of the cars. He was transported to an area trauma center for treatment of his injuries. His female passenger and the male driver of a second vehicle were also hospitalized with injuries. The nature and extent of their injuries is not known.
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Six people were injured, one seriously, in South Los Angles car accident early morning on May 4, 2017. According to a KTLA news report, the crash occurred in the 1800 block of East Vernon Avenue. Police said the collision possibly occurred after a driver ran a red light at an intersection. Six people were injured, including five occupants of one car who were transported to an area hospital. All were listed in critical condition. The sixth person, the driver of the other car, was transported to a local hospital, was listed in stable condition. A 16-year-old girl was reported to be in grave condition. No arrests or citations were reported. The collision is still under investigation.
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Ciara Smith, 13, of Redondo Beach was killed in a bicycle accident after the bike she was riding was struck by a bus on a busy roadway. According to a City News Service report, the incident occurred the evening of May 5, 2017 at the northwest corner of Pacific Coast Highway and Knob Hill Avenue. Officials say the girl was riding her bicycle with a friend when she traveled into the roadway on Pacific Coast Highway and was struck by the southbound bus. The girl’s friend was uninjured. Continue reading →
A man suffered life-threatening injuries in an Anaheim motorcycle accident. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the major injury collision occurred the night of February 13, 2017 on Lincoln Avenue near Empire Street. When responders arrived at the scene, they found a seriously injured man and took him to an area hospital. Officials said the motorcyclist was in “extremely critical condition with life threatening injuries.” The driver of the car, a Honda Civic, was uninjured. She remained at the scene and cooperated with police. Officials do not suspect the involvement of alcohol or drugs in this crash. The investigation is ongoing.
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Three people were injured in a car accident in Tarzana, which officials say, involved a suspected drunk driver. According to a news report in the Los Angeles Times, the crash occurred the afternoon of March 5, 2017 near North Yolanda Avenue and Clark Street. Police said a blue Honda Civic was traveling west on Clark Street at 50 mph in a 25-mph zone. The car struck several parked vehicles and a total of three people including two pedestrians and a woman in her car.
All three victims were transported to a local hospital. One person was listed in critical condition while the other two suffered serious injuries. Police said all three are expected to survive. The driver was arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the influence. As the police escorted the man to a patrol car, he apparently looked at TV cameras recording the accident scene and told them to “Make it go viral.” The driver reportedly refused to submit to tests to determine his blood alcohol concentration.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the three victims of this DUI crash who have suffered severe injuries. We wish them the very best for a quick and full recovery. Continue reading →
A 69-year-old man was killed in a South Los Angeles pedestrian accident, which officials said, involved a suspected hit-and-run driver. According to a KABC news report, a vehicle was going south on Broadway early morning on February 11, 2017 when it struck a man who was crossing westbound in a marked crosswalk at 49th Street. Los Angeles fire officials responded to the scene and transported the injured pedestrian to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.
The driver did not stop and render aid as required by the law, police said. They are looking for the hit-and-run driver. A surveillance camera at a nearby business captured the fatal crash, but investigators have not yet released a description of the suspect’s vehicle. Anyone who witnessed the crash or has more information is asked to contact LAPD’s Central Traffic Division at 213-833-3713.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family members and friends of the deceased victim for their tragic loss. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers.
Six people were injured in a Costa Mesa car accident when four cars crashed at a city street intersection. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the injury crash occurred the morning of January 29, 2017 at the intersection of Victoria Street and Pomona Avenue. The six victims were transported to three different area hospitals. No one suffered life-threatening injuries. Four of the victims were adults in their 30s and 40s and two were teenagers, officials said. Two declined to be transported to the hospital.
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Jackie Morris, 77, was killed in a Long Beach hit-and-run car accident early morning on January 24, 2017. According to a KABC news report, Morris was on her way to shop at the Smart & Final across the street from a senior complex when she was struck. The driver fled the scene. Police said there is no description of the driver behind the wheel of a silver four-door compact car, which they say, struck Morris. She was transported to an area hospital in critical condition, but died from her injuries shortly afterward. Officials are still searching for the hit-and-run driver.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family members and friends of Jackie Morris for their terrible loss. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. Continue reading →
A man suffered fatal injuries in a pedestrian accident in Garden Grove after a vehicle struck him in a crosswalk. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the incident occurred the evening of January 21, 2017 at the intersection of Haster Street and Lampson Avenue. Officials said the man was walking in a crosswalk when he was struck by a vehicle negotiating a northbound turn onto Haster Street from Lampson Avenue.
The man suffered critical injuries and was transported to an area trauma center. He died a few hours later. The cause of the accident is still under investigation. Officials said alcohol or drugs don’t appear to be factors. No arrests or citations were reported. Police are asking anyone who might have witnessed this incident to call 714-741-5704.
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