california | San Diego Injury Accident Lawyer Blog - Part 2
68-year-old Imelda Limon was struck and killed in a serious car accident that occurred on October 27‚ 2011,around 5:30 a.m. at the 1300 block of North Melrose Drive in Vista. According to Medical Examiner’s Office‚ Limon was walking across the street when a 64-year-old motorist driving a Saturn Ion hit her.
Limon was pronounced dead at the scene. According to sheriff’s traffic Deputy Ron Halstead‚ Limon was clearly not in a marked crosswalk and was about 150 feet north of the nearest intersection when she was hit by the car. Read the rest »
A driver suffered injuries in a bus accident that occurred on October 22‚ 2011‚ around 9 a.m. at the intersection of Ventura Boulevard and Las Posas Road. According to Ventura County Sheriff’s Sgt. Craig Adford‚ the collision occurred between a bus and a station wagon near the Camarillo Area transit center‚ leaving debris all around the streets.
Luckily‚ there were no passengers on the bus at the time. Though‚ one of the drivers complained of seat belt injury. When interviewed about the car accident‚ both drivers said they had a green light. Police will need to talk to witnesses to find out the true story. It also may be plausible that there was an error in the system‚ causing the streetlights to both flash green. Read the rest »
WWE wrestler Gangrel (real name David Heath) was rammed by an oncoming car while riding his motorcycle in Burbank‚ CA. Gangrel tells news reporters that he was turning a corner when he was struck.
The wrestler sustained a gruesome elbow injury‚ where his bone looked dislocated. He was rushed to the hospital and diagnosed with a fractured elbow. So far‚ he seems okay. His bike needs an estimated $4,000 in repairs before the two set out on the road again. Gangrel may be able to have his repair bill and medical bills compensated if he can prove that the driver of the car was at fault. Read the rest »
A 17-year-old boy and a 16-year-old Riverside girl were struck and injured in a serious DUI car accident that occurred on October 15‚ 2011‚ around 9:20 p.m. on Lake Gregory Drive in Crestline. According to Highway Patrol’s Arrowhead office‚ the teens were walking across the street when they were hit by 68-year-old Raye G. Bayorgeon of Lake Arrowhead.
Bayorgeon was traveling south in a 2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser when she allowed the car to drift onto the asphalt shoulder just south of Olten Drive‚ where she struck the teenagers. The injured girl suffered major injuries and was immediately airlifted to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center. The boy was treated at the accident scene for minor injuries. Read the rest »
A woman believed to be in her 50s was struck in a San Diego auto accident that occurred on October 17‚ 2011‚ around 7 a.m. at a Serra Mesa intersection. According to the police‚ the victim was walking in the crosswalk at Gramercy Drive and Mobley Street when a 49-year-old man driving a Toyota Tundra turned left and hit her.
The woman was conscious when medical assistance came and was immediately transported to a nearby. The driver has not been cited as of yet‚ as the accident is still under investigation. Read the rest »
Disney star Mitchel Musso was busted for a DUI on Monday‚ October 17 in Burbank‚ CA. Musso‚ who plays Oliver Oken” on the show “Hannah Montana” was stopped after he failed to slow down for officers who were directing traffic.
Officers detected a strong smell of alcohol when they approached Musso’s 2007 black Mercedes Benz. The 20-year-old was given a breathalyzer test after failing a field sobriety test. He blew well over the .08 CA legal limit for people OVER the age of 21. Read the rest »
The Mississippi-based company Bad Boy Enterprises‚ LLC has agreed to pay a civil penalty of $715‚000 for failingto immediately report a defect with its off-road buggies.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) says that the problem involved the Classic Buggies off-road utility vehicles with Series brand and SePex brand electric motors. The commission reports that the defect resulted in sudden acceleration incidents and injuries to consumers‚ which occurred during use or while the ignition was in idle. Read the rest »
One person was severely injured in a serious car accident that occurred on September 19‚ 2011‚ around 11:30 p.m. near Claydelle Avenue. An eastbound Nissan Maxima veered off East Main Street in El Cajon‚ crossed a center median near Claydelle Avenue‚ and narrowly missed several large trees before it rammed into the commercial building.
The car driver fled from the scene and left his male passenger seriously injured in the mangled sedan. The injured victim was treated for non-life-threatening head trauma and minor bruises and scratches. Read the rest »
An 18-year-old Corona woman was killed in a two-vehicle wreck that occurred on September 17‚ 2011‚ around 11:50 p.m. on Hidden Valley Parkway near Via Blairo Circle in Norco. According to Riverside County sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Angel Ramos‚ the victim was riding in a Cadillac travelling westbound when the 23-year-old male driver lost control‚ veered into the eastbound lanes‚ and collided with a Hummer.
The female motorist suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at the accident scene. The Cadillac driver sustained critical injuries and the occupants of the Hummer were immediately transported to a nearby hospital to receive medical treatment. Read the rest »
21-year-old Vincent Giuliano was killed in a rollover wreck that occurred on September 17‚ 2011‚ around 9:49 p.m. on El Sobrante Road south of Riverside. According to California Highway Patrol Officers‚ Giuliano was thrown from a pickup truck as it rolled over several times.
Giuliano suffered critical injuries and was pronounced dead at the accident scene‚ by Palm Drive near Lake Mathews. There is limited information about the accident and there is a possibility that a vehicular malfunction might have contributed to this fatal crash. Giuliano’s family members should immediately seek counsel from an experienced Riverside County rollover accident lawyer who would educate them about their legal rights and options and assure that the at-fault party is apprehended and brought to justice. Read the rest »