April 20, 2015

Toddler Injured In Riverside County Swimming Pool Accident

An alert bystander played a crucial role in preventing what could have ended up as a tragic swimming pool accident in Riverside County.

According to a news report in The Press-Enterprise, firefighter-paramedics responded the evening of April 18, 2015 to a report of a near drowning in the 1200 block of Dodge City Place.

Witnesses said the bystander at the residence saw the girl

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April 17, 2015

Boys Drown After Driving ATV Into Pond

Two young boys drowned after an ATV accident the afternoon of April 12, 2015.

According to a news report in The Sacramento Bee, California Highway Patrol officials reported that the boys were identified as Blake Lee Cronkhite, 5, and Jayden James Secrest.

Officials said the boys were riding a

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April 13, 2015

Fatal Fountain Valley Hit-and-Run Collision

Theodore Antolin, 30, was killed in a Fountain Valley car accident, which officials say, involved two hit-and-run drivers.

According to a news report in The Orange County Register, police found Antolin lying in the southbound lanes of Brookhurst Street with traumatic injuries early morning on April 8, 2015. Video surveillance showed that Antolin was crossing Brookhurst between La Hacienda and La Alameda avenues when a driver in a silver SUV, who was southbound on Brookhurst,

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April 6, 2015

Bicycle Accident In Anaheim Proves Fatal

A bicycle accident in Anaheim involving a tanker truck proved fatal for a man identified as 42-year-old Timothy Binau.

According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal bicycle accident occurred at the intersection of Orangewood Avenue and Harbor Boulevard the night of April 1, 2015.

Officials arrived at the scene to find the victim

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March 30, 2015

Two Injured In Buena Park Car Accident

Two drivers were injured in a Buena Park car accident the night of March 26, 2015 after their respective vehicles crashed into each other.

According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the crash occurred at the intersection of Knott Avenue and Artesia Boulevard.

One of the drivers was a male in his 40s and another a female in her early 70s.

The male driver was trapped in the vehicle and had to be

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March 24, 2015

Bicyclists Injured In Orange County Collisions

Two bicyclists were injured after both were struck by vehicles nearly at the same time in the cities of Orange and Anaheim the night of March 17, 2015.

According to a news report in The Orange County Register, Orange police responded to an accident on Chapman Avenue near the northbound 57 on-ramp after a taxi van heading east hit a bicyclist.

The male bicyclist was hospitalized. The cab driver was not intoxicated and was not cited, officials said.

Nearly around the same time a bicyclist was

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March 17, 2015

Three Injured In Orange Car Accident

Three people were injured, one critically, in a three-car crash the evening of March 13, 2015.

According to a report in the Orange County Register, the incident, which involved three vehicles, occurred at the intersection of Main Street and Collins Avenue.

Two vehicles collided at the intersection.

The impact caused one of the vehicles to

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March 13, 2015

Orange County Woman Injured In Pit Bull Attack

A Placentia woman was injured in a dog attack after one of her two pit bulls bit her.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, police officers responded to a home in the 700 block of East Yorba Linda Boulevard the afternoon of March 9, 2015 and found the woman with bite marks on her face, head, arms and hands.

The attack occurred when the woman, believed to be in her mid-40s, was

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March 10, 2015

California Woman Severely Mauled By Pit Bull Mix

A woman was severely injured in a dog attack after a 9-year-old pit bull mix mauled her.

According to a Bay City News report, the incident occurred on Silverado Drive in Pinole the morning of March 1, 2015.

The 40-year-old woman suffered significant injuries to her face, legs and arms.

Paramedics reportedly administered advanced life support treatment after which the victim

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March 9, 2015

San Diego Car Accident Leaves Father & Infant In Critical Condition

A father, who was pushing his 5-month-old baby in a stroller, was hit by a car in Point Loma.

According to an NBC news report, both father and child are in critical condition. The incident occurred early morning on March 1, 2015.

A couple was walking with their baby in a stroller when an SUV turned from Catalina to Canon and struck the father and stroller.

The 47-year-old driver of the SUV stopped and got out to

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February 27, 2015

Chino Hills Head On Crash Causes Major Injuries

A head-on car accident in Chino Hills left two motorists severely injured.

According to a news report in in The Press-Enterprise, the major injury collision occurred the night of February 26, 2015 at Carbon Canyon Road and Canyon Hills near the city's western border.

The victims were only identified as

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February 23, 2015

Man Injured Falling Off Ladder At Huntington Beach Construction Site

A man was injured in a construction site accident after he fell off a ladder the afternoon of February 16, 2015.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the incident occurred at a parking structure under construction near Gothard Street and Center Avenue near Golden West College.

The man was standing on a ladder inside a hole and fell about 20 feet.

Firefighters had to

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February 18, 2015

Dropped Mattress Leads to Fatal Santa Ana Crash on 55 Freeway

Cynthia Brock, 53, of Costa Mesa was killed in a Santa Ana car accident, which officials say, was caused by a dropped mattress on the 55 Freeway.

According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the crash occurred in the northbound lanes of the freeway near the Dyer Road exit the night of February 13, 2015.

California Highway Patrol officials say Brock was driving a 1982 Toyota Celica that hit a mattress in the fast lane and then hit the center divider before coming to rest sideways on the freeway.

Brock's Celica was then struck on the

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February 10, 2015

Man Killed in Stanton Pedestrian Accident

Roger Hammarlund II, 35, of Costa Mesa, was killed in a Stanton pedestrian accident.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the fatal pedestrian accident occurred the evening of February 2, 2015 near Beach Boulevard and Chapman Avenue.

A preliminary investigation showed that Hammarlund was on a center divider and stepped off into a lane.

A truck traveling west on Chapman Avenue turned left and

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February 9, 2015

Bicycle Accident in Riverside County Involves Suspected Drunk Driver

A man who was pushing his bicycle was struck and killed in a car accident in Palm Desert, which officials say, involved a suspected drunk driver.

According to a news report in The Press-Enterprise, the crash occurred the morning of February 7, 2015 on Hovley Lane just west of Corporate Way.

A silver 2002 Porsche was traveling west on Hovley Lane when it struck a bicyclist who was pushing his bike.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Porsche, identified as 60-year-old Thomas Karl Doczi, has been arrested on

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