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San Diego- Woman Injured After Falling Off Scooter In Pacific Beach

A woman was left bleeding and bruised after she had to forcedly jump from her electric scooter. She needed to act quickly when she realized that the brakes of her scooter were cut on Tuesday night, June 11, 2019, in Pacific Beach, a San Diego neighborhood in California. The woman was identified as Mary Adamcyk. Adamcyck claimed she always checks her scooter’s brakes prior to using it for travelling. However, Tuesday night she missed checking her scooter’s brakes. Fortunately, Adamcyk did not hit her head when she jumped from her scooter on the street.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Rialto, CA- Bicyclist Struck By Car And Killed In Suspected DUI Crash On North Riverside Avenue

A bicyclist was struck by a car and killed in a suspected DUI crash on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in Rialto, CA. The victim was identified as a 34-year old male resident of Riverside. Responding officers and paramedics found the said man lying dead on the roadway at around 6:52 pm on the 3300 block of North Riverside Avenue. The driver of the vehicle that struck the victim was identified as John Godinez, 32, a Hesperia resident. He was driving a silver Toyota Solara at a high speed going northbound on Riverside Avenue close to the road’s intersection with Industrial Drive. Godinez then immediately struck the bicyclist who was going westbound along Industrial Drive. The bicyclist died on the spot at the accident site after succumbing to severe injuries. Godinez and the passenger in his vehicle sustained minor injuries. They were taken to the hospital so that they could be treated. Godinez was arrested and booked in a Rancho Cucamonga jail under a DUI charge, according to the police.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

San Diego-Biker In Crash Near The Airport On Lindbergh Field

A crash killed a motorcyclist near the airport on Lindbergh Field on Tuesday morning, June 4, 2019, in San Diego. According to police, the motorcycle crashed into a Toyota Sedan about 4:50 am. along the intersection of Little Italy and Mission Hills neighborhoods. According to officials, the motorcycle was speeding just before the crash. The motorcyclist died on the spot at the accident site. The identity of the motorcyclist was not revealed.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

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Los Angeles-LAPD Motorcycle Officer Injured In Hit-And-Run Along 105 Freeway

A motorcycle officer from the Los Angeles Police Department was struck by a driver along the 105 Freeway close to Lynwood early Monday, June 3, 2019, according to the California Highway Patrol. The accident was reportedly hit and run. The driver fled the scene immediately after the crash. The crash reportedly occurred along westbound of the 105 Freeway close to Atlantic Avenue, around 5:30 am. The vehicle reportedly crossed the freeway’s car pool lane, then struck LAPD’s motorcycle officer. The motorcycle officer reportedly works at the LAPD’s Central Traffic Division. According to officer Drake Madison, the motorcycle officer from LAPD was taken to a nearby hospital so he could be treated for minor injuries. According to authorities, the vehicle involved in the accident appeared to be a silver or dark-colored BMW. The vehicle may have a damage visible on its rear left side door or quarter panel, according to the California Highway Patrol.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

El Cajon, CA- A Motorcyclist Is Killed In A Crash Near Lakeside

A motorcyclist was struck in unincorporated El Cajon by a driver making a U-turn around a biker’s path on Saturday, June 1, 2019. The accident took place at 5:25 pm, on eastbound Olde Highway 80, west of Bond Avenue, according to California Highway Patrol Officer, Travis Garrow. The motorcyclist was a 27-year old male Santee resident. He was travelling along the highway when a 2010 Hyundai Accent vehicle made a U-turn and directly hit the motorcycle. The driver of the vehicle involved in the accident was a 19-year old female Jamul resident. The motorcyclist was ejected from his motorcycle upon being struck by the vehicle. He was immediately taken to Sharp Memorial Hospital, where he later on died. The woman cooperated with road traffic officers in the investigation of the accident. Alcohol and drugs were ruled out as factors that possibly have caused the crash.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Cycling Community Pays Tribute to Fallen Comrade

Paul Cornish had been an avid cyclist for most of his 70 years, in fact, he had once held the record for biking from Los Angeles to New York in the least amount of time. It was 1973 when Paul undertook that arduous, coast-to-coast ride; arriving in the Big Apple after only 13 days and five hours.

Unfortunately, it was his love of cycling that put Mr. Cornish in danger. And ultimately, a distracted driver cost him his life. Read the rest »

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How To Handle A Brand New Bike

Ah, Christmas day. There are so many familiar and wonderful sensations that fill the home on that special day of the year: the sight of the tree glowing with lights and surrounded by gifts, both wrapped and unwrapped; the children, filled with the magic of Christmas, giggling and playing with new toys; the sounds of loved ones chatting, laughing, sipping coffee and taking pictures that will be fondly remembered in years to come; the smell of freshly-baked pumpkin bread or the rich scent of casseroles baking for the dinner that awaits. Read the rest »

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Bike Hit-and-Run in San Diego

If they wish to remain safe and prevent accidents, motorists must pay attention to and share the road with bicyclists. As you may have inferred, this does not always happen, and each year, numerous bicyclists are hit and left to suffer by inattentive, intoxicated, and inexperienced drivers. According to state law, if a motorist collides with a bicyclist, he or she must stop to help and contact emergency services. If this is not done, the injured bicyclists could sustain permanent or life-threatening injuries that could be easily treated by a medical professional. Read the rest »

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Broken Bones Sustained in Bike Accidents in San Diego

During summer and spring, millions of people across the country take to the roads on their bicycles. The fresh air and feeling of freedom can be hard to avoid for many, but unfortunately, some motorists fail to pay attention to bicyclists. Despite the fact that the law requires drivers to share the road with bicyclists, many drivers still insist on ignoring traffic signals, drinking, making illegal turns, and text messaging. When a driver engages in these behaviors, the chance of a bike collision increases drastically. Read the rest »

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San Diego Bicycle Road Rash Injuries

Many folks in the San Diego area know that riding a bike is a great way to enjoy the beautiful SoCal weather. Also, many of those same folks know the term “road rash” and yes, it’s as nasty as it sounds. In fact, some of the most gruesome cycling injuries involve road rash. Read the rest »

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