A woman was killed in a tragic car crash in Oxnard on Monday. Two people were also injured in the two-car crash. The accident occurred at the West Second Street and North Ventura Road intersection. The Ventura County Star stated, “a 79-year-old woman from Santa Paula was driving a sedan southbound on Ventura Road and…

Early Sunday morning, a man was killed in a car crash on Highway 85 in San Jose. The man was confirmed as Samuel Garcia Jr., from San Jose. According to The Mercury News, “Garcia was driving a 1999 Toyota southbound on Highway 85 just north of Great Oaks Boulevard when he lost control of the…

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The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about their upcoming efforts for Child Passenger Safety Week. The CHP, along with other community safety partners, will be stepping up efforts to improve child passenger safety. This year, Child Passenger Safety Week runs from September 17-23. The CHP’s primary focus will be on car…

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Hands-free devices like Bluetooth have been touted as a safer alternative to using a handheld device behind the wheel, but what does the research say? According to the National Safety Council (NSC), Hands-Free is Not Risk-Free. Although, holding something in your hand is considered a manual distraction, there are actually two other forms of distraction…

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The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about their enhanced enforcement efforts for the holiday weekend. Since the Labor Day holiday weekend is usually associated with an increase in injury causing and fatal drunk driving crashes, the CHP  stepped up their safety patrols to catch and deter drunk drivers. Beginning at 6:01…

Late last night, a suspected drunk driver slammed his Dodge Challenger into the back of an SUV in Logan Heights on Interstate 5. Thankfully, no one suffered major injuries. Although, the man driving the SUV suffered moderate injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital. According to Fox 5 News, firefighters had to extricate the…

Over the weekend, the Santa Maria Police Department conducted a DUI checkpoint on West Main Street. According to KSBY News Channel Six, no DUI arrests were made and only one citation was issued. The checkpoint was held on Saturday evening, from 6:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. More than 350 vehicles went through the checkpoint. This…

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With kids in California and across the nation heading back to school, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has a variety of tips to improve safety at the bus stop and on the bus. Even though there are many children that die each year on school buses or other school transportation vehicles, big yellow…

On Friday morning, a vehicle crashed into a Santa Maria Red Lobster. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the incident happened at the Red Lobster on the 1500 block of South Bradley Road, sometime after 8:00 a.m. Very few details about this one-vehicle crash have been released, but we do know that the driver of a…

On Saturday morning, a man died in a rollover crash in San Luis Obispo. The accident occurred on Charolais Road near Sleepy Hollow Road. The San Luis Obispo Tribune stated, upon arrival, the authorities found the victim lying next to his vehicle, which was on its roof in the roadway.  The victim was identified as,…

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