November 26, 2014

Bicyclist Injured In Fullerton DUI Collision

A bicyclist suffered severe injuries in a Fullerton car accident, which officials say, involved a drunk driver who has already had a prior DUI conviction.

According to a report in the Orange County Register, the incident occurred the night of November 23, 2014.

Police say Leigh Michael Ziegler, 30, was traveling east in the 700 block of West Orangethorpe Avenue when the mirror of his pickup truck clipped a

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November 24, 2014

LAPD Searching For Hit-and-Run Driver

Carlos Cuellar, 54, was critically injured in a pedestrian accident near downtown Los Angeles, which officials say, involved a hit-and-run driver.

According to a KTLA news report, the major injury collision occurred the night of November 17, 2014 on Central Avenue just south of 23rd Street.

LAPD officials say the driver failed to

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November 19, 2014

Toddler Suffers Severe Facial Injuries In Riverside Dog Attack

A 1-year-old boy identified as Kaidyn Sutton suffered severe facial injuries after a dog attacked him in a Riverside County park on November 14, 2014.

According to a news report in The Press-Enterprise, the incident occurred at Primrose Park in French Valley, an unincorporated area northeast of Murrieta. Kaidyn was with his mother and her friend when a 6-year-old Labrador mix

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November 18, 2014

Elderly Pedestrian Struck By Elderly Driver In Costa Mesa

A 92-year-old man was critically injured in a Costa Mesa pedestrian accident after a 95-year-old driver struck him.

According to a news report in the Daily Pilot, the injury collision occurred near the intersection of Baker Street and Loren Lane the evening of November 8, 2014.

Police say the pedestrian was

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November 17, 2014

Wrong-Way Crash On OC Freeway Involves Suspected DUI Driver

A wrong-way crash in Costa Mesa left at least one person seriously injured.

According to a news report in the Daily Pilot, the incident occurred early morning on November 9, 2014 when a woman in a Toyota SUV drove onto the northbound 405 freeway off-ramp at Fairview Road headed against traffic.

As the driver sped up to 50 mph, the SUV crashed into a Honda Accord traveling about 65 mph in the opposite direction.

The Accord's driver suffered

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November 10, 2014

Elevator Technician Killed on the Job

Frank Barrile, 31, was killed in a Beverly Hills industrial accident involving an elevator at an apartment building the night of November 6, 2014.

According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the incident was reported in the 400 block of South Rexford Drive near Olympic Boulevard.

Barrile was found in the elevator shaft on the ground floor of the three-story apartment building.

He was

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November 6, 2014

Jurupa Valley Boy Loses Ear In Dog Attack

A toddler was severely injured in a Riverside County dog attack after his family's pit bull attacked him and ripped off his ear.

According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the dog attack occurred the morning of November 5, 2014 in the backyard of a home on Pontiac Avenue in Jurupa Valley.

The child, who is 18 months old, was

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November 4, 2014

Audit Shows State Failed To Investigate Nursing Home Complaints

California's Department of Public Health has failed to adequately investigate complaints made at nursing homes across the state, according to an audit released last week.

According to a report in Kaiser Health News, the audit was requested after lawmakers got reports about a backlog of complaints about

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October 31, 2014

Feds Start Review of 4.9 Million Chrysler Vehicles for Potential Defects

Federal regulators have launched a review into 4.9 million 2007-2014 Chrysler vehicles for possible electronic failures that may be linked to problems such as engine stalling, airbag non-deployment, unintended acceleration and vehicle fires.

According to a Detroit News report, this review by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) was

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October 30, 2014

Three Pedestrians Injured In South Los Angeles Car Accident

A mother and two children were hospitalized with injuries after a car went out of control and struck them the afternoon of October 27, 2014.

According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the injury accident occurred when the victims were at a bus bench along the 1100 block of West Jefferson Boulevard near Vermont Avenue.

A 32-year-old woman and a 1-year-old girl were

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October 29, 2014

Motorcyclist Killed in Montebello Hit-and-Run Crash

A motorcyclist suffered fatal injuries in a Montebello car accident, which officials say, involved a hit-and-run driver.

According to a KABC news report, both the motorcycle and the other vehicle were traveling east on Washington Boulevard when the other vehicle crashed into the rear of the motorcycle, causing the motorcyclist to

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October 28, 2014

Firefighter Among Those Injured In California Pit Bull Attack

Two pit bulls escaped from their yard in a home in Santa Cruz County, attacked neighbors and injured a firefighter who was trying to help.

According to a KSBW news report, the dog attack occurred in the 8000 block of Glen Arbor Road in Ben Lomond.

Neighbors said they responded to a child's scream and found

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October 24, 2014

Driver Charged With Murder In Newport Beach Bicycle Accident

Shaun Eagleson, 30, was killed in a Newport Beach bicycle accident after officials say a self-described drug counselor struck and killed him while under the influence.

According to a news report in the Daily Pilot, the fatal accident occurred the evening of October 19, 2014.

Officials say 23-year-old

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October 23, 2014

Orange County Drowning Calls Surpass 2013

Fire officials in Orange County have seen more swimming pool and drowning accidents this year already than they did in 2013, The Orange County Register reports.

On Sunday, emergency responders rushed to a community pool on Keywood Lane in Santa Ana to help revive a 2-year-old boy.

This was the 74th drowning

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October 22, 2014

Victorville Family Calls for Safer Intersection after Fatal Accident

The family of Dollie Wilson is calling for a stop light at the intersection in Victorville where Wilson was hit and killed by another drivers.

According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the fatal crash occurred at the intersection of Lindero Street and Cypress Avenue on October 12, 2014.

Wilson was driving with her family through the four-way intersection, which has two stop signs and is notorious for

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