September 22, 2014

Woman Injured By Lifeguard SUV While Sunbathing At Venice Beach

A 25-year-old woman who was sunbathing on the beach in Venice was run over and injured by a lifeguard SUV.

According to a KTLA news report, the incident occurred the afternoon of September 15, 2014.

Officials say a lifeguard was responding to a call about swimmers getting close to the rocks. The SUV had used lights and sirens when the lifeguard initially arrived at the location.

But the lights and sirens were off as he was leaving and that's when

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September 18, 2014

Girl Critically Injured In Anaheim Crosswalk Accident

An 11-year-old girl suffered critical injuries in an Anaheim car accident after she was struck by a vehicle while crossing the street.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the major injury collision occurred the morning of September 17, 2014 at the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and Monterrey Street.

Officials say the girl attends Juliette Low Elementary School and was on her way to school when

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September 12, 2014

Off Duty LAPD Officer Killed In Torrance Motorcycle Accident

Erick Alcaraz, a 24-year-old LAPD officer was killed in a motorcycle accident in Torrance when he was off-duty.

According to a KTLA news report, the fatal motorcycle crash occurred the evening of September 6 2014 at South Western Avenue and West 234th Street near the border of Torrance and Harbor City.

Alcaraz was traveling south on Western at the time of the crash while the other vehicle was traveling eastbound making a left turn from 234th onto Western.

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September 6, 2014

Pedestrian Killed In Lakewood Hit-and-Run Crash

Authorities in Lakewood are looking for a hit-and-run driver who they say struck and fatally injured 67-year-old Teresa Hernandez as she was walking to a hospital.

According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the fatal accident occurred the night of September 2, 2014 in the 3700 block of South Street.

Hernandez and her adult daughter were walking across South Street toward Lakewood Regional Hospital when

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September 5, 2014

Bicyclist Killed In Huntington Beach DUI Collision

Michael Bastien, 55, was killed in a Huntington Beach bicycle accident, which officials say, was caused by a suspected drunk driver.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the fatal incident occurred at the intersection of Bolsa Chica Road and Kona Drive the evening of September 1, 2014.

Officials say Bastien was riding a motorized bicycle southbound along Bolsa Chica Road from Kona Drive when

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August 30, 2014

Two Pedestrians Injured In South Los Angeles Hit-and-Run Crash

Two men were injured, one critically, in a South Los Angeles hit-and-run crash.

According to a news report in the Los Angeles Daily News, the victims were struck in the 7900 block of South Western Avenue early morning on August 27, 2014. Police say one of the victims was hospitalized in critical condition.

Another victim was treated at the scene for complaint of pain.

The vehicle, which left the scene of the accident, has been described as a

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August 29, 2014

Motorcycle Accident In Orange County Causes Serious Injuries

A 24-year-old man was seriously injured in an Orange County motorcycle accident after a head-on crash.

According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the major injury collision occurred the night of August 27, 2014 on Santiago Canyon Road.

California Highway Patrol officials say the motorcyclist and a car collided head-on near Loma Ridge Trail.

The motorcyclist, a resident of Mission Viejo, was transported

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August 22, 2014

Ten Injured after Car Crashes into Los Angeles Area Restaurant

Ten people were injured, one critically, after a vehicle crashed into a Little Caesars pizza restaurant in Pacoima the evening of August 18, 2014.

According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the incident occurred at the 12700 block of Van Nuys Boulevard near the intersection of Glenoaks Boulevard.

A white Toyota Rav4 crashed into the restaurant through the front window.

Three of the injured

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August 19, 2014

Motorcyclist Seriously Injured Riverside Car Accident

A teen motorcyclist suffered major injuries in a Riverside car accident after a vehicle turning left struck him.

According to a news report in The Press Enterprise, the motorcycle accident occurred the evening of August 13, 2014 in front of a McDonald's parking lot along University Avenue just east of Eucalyptus Avenue.

Officials say the motorcyclist was westbound when a Nissan Rogue turned left in front of him. The rider has been listed in serious condition.

The motorist was

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August 18, 2014

One Killed, 13 People Injured In El Monte Freeway Pileup

Maydelin Salas, 5, was killed and 13 others were injured in a 11-vehicle crash on the eastbound 60 Freeway at Santa Anita Avenue in El Monte.

According to a news report in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, the fatal crash and pileup occurred when a tanker truck hauling milk rear-ended a 2004 Nissan minivan, setting off a chain reaction early morning on August 14, 2014.

Maydelin was riding as a rear passenger in the minivan. She died from her injuries.

Thirteen others were injured, four of them critically.

Nine people suffered

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August 11, 2014

Two Recent Dog Attacks In Riverside County Injure Children

At least two dog bite cases have been reported out of Riverside County just over the last few weeks.

According to a KABC news report, a 5-year-old boy in Thermal was bitten on his face and an arm by a German Shepherd mix.

The boy was apparently playing with other children and had converted a discarded weed eater box into a costume.

When the boy took off the costume, the dog

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August 1, 2014

Girl Burned by Wristband Meant to Repel Bugs

A Northridge family is warning others about a bug repellent contained in wristbands that children can wear to keep insects away.

According to a KCAL news report, the family says their daughter suffered a severe skin reaction from wearing the wristband.

Jen Fox says her daughter suffered

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July 28, 2014

California Leaders Team Up To Fight The Hit-and-Run Epidemic

Leaders in Los Angeles and California are teaming up to crack down on what many are calling the epidemic of hit-and-run crashes in the City of Angels and statewide.

According to an NBC Los Angeles news report, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and State Assemblyman Mike Gatto joined other leaders at Los Angeles City Hall this week to announce their support of two bills that aim to stem the tide of hit-and-run incidents in California.

Two Hit-and-Run Bills

First is the introduction of a statewide

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July 25, 2014

Motorcyclist Killed in North Hollywood DUI Hit-and-Run Collision

A motorcyclist was fatally injured in a North Hollywood car accident, which officials say, was caused by a suspected drunk driver who fled the scene.

According to a CBS Los Angeles news report, the fatal motorcycle collision occurred when Austin Michael Clay, 29, was driving a 2007 Toyota Camry north on Lankershim Boulevard at Magnolia Boulevard and made a left turn into the path of a southbound Yamaha motorcycle.

Police say the Toyota

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July 21, 2014

Orange County Pedestrian Accident Causes Critical Injuries

A 35-year-old man was critically injured in an Orange County pedestrian accident after he was struck while crossing the street.

According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the major injury collision occurred early morning on July 19, 2014 in the 1800 block of Katella Avenue.

Police say the pedestrian was walking from the Angels baseball game with several others when a car driven by a 23-year-old man traveling west on Katella struck him.

The pedestrian sustained

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