Bicycle Accident Lawyer California

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about their upcoming grant to improve cyclist and pedestrian safety across the state. They are getting a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that will help to improve safety for these vulnerable roadway user groups in…

A man was killed in San Jose walking across the street on Thursday afternoon. According to The Mercury News, the man, David Kepler, was killed by a 52-year old woman driving a Honda Accord. The woman did stop at the accident scene to answer any questions the police had. The accident occurred at the 3300…

On Wednesday, a pedestrian was killed by a vehicle in San Marcos crossing the street. Apparently, the woman was hit just before 5:00 p.m. on San Elijo Road. According to Fox Five San Diego News, Deputies at the sheriff’s San Marcos station said a vehicle entered the No. 1 lane of southbound San Elijo Road…

On Wednesday morning, a pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on Interstate 5 in Chula Vista. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident happened near Palomar Street, in the northbound lanes, at about 5:30 a.m. After the initial crash, a motorcycle rider was unable to avoid the pedestrian and…

look both ways

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) recently issued a press release about their new safety campaign aimed at increasing pedestrian safety. The “Look Both Ways” campaign has just been launched and will help to raise awareness about the safety challenges facing pedestrians and other vulnerable roadway users. Caltrans and various local community partners are hoping…

On Friday evening, a pedestrian in Encinitas was fatally struck by a car. According to NBC San Diego Channel Seven News, the incident happened just after 6:00 p.m. at the intersection of Encinitas Boulevard and Balour Drive. The pedestrian, 61-year-old Carmen M. Gonzalez, was in a crosswalk when she was struck. Although, very little information…

On Thursday morning, an elderly pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Clairemont. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident happened in the 5900 block of Balboa Avenue, near Mount Abernathy Avenue, sometime before 10:30 a.m. A vehicle on the eastbound side of the busy roadway hit the elderly woman….

On Tuesday, a pedestrian was struck and injured on La Jolla Village Drive in San Diego. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident happened at about 9:15 p.m. Initial reports indicate that a 2007 Toyota Camry struck the 51-year-old pedestrian head-on. The 21-year-old driver reportedly saw the pedestrian too late and was…

A man from Inglewood, Raymundo Hernandez, was killed by a vehicle in Lennox, California. The pedestrian was struck while crossing Inglewood Avenue around 2:00 a.m. He was struck by a Nissan that was going South on Inglewood Avenue. The driver of the Nissan stayed at the scene for questioning, and unfortunately, Hernandez was declared dead…

Caltrans Hawk

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) recently issued a press release about implementing their HAWK pedestrian safety beacons on busy highways. It’s no secret that busy roadways can be dangerous places for pedestrians and cyclists. In many smaller towns and neighborhoods, there may not be traffic lights, crosswalks, and other traffic systems to help protect…

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