When driving, it is important to pay attention to the road at all times. Simply checking your phone or even talking to a passenger in the vehicle can take your eyes off the act of driving. Only a few seconds of distracted driving can lead to an accident.
In California, it is illegal to drive while distracted. There are several rules in place that discourage drivers from engaging in this dangerous behavior. If you are driving on California roads, it’s important to be aware of these laws so that you can avoid a ticket and an accident.
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I am sad to report that authorities confirm that in one California Semi Truck collision, four people, including two children, have suffered fatal injuries, and three others have suffered serious personal injuries in a two vehicle truck vs auto crash in Fresno County.
The truck crash occurred Wednesday, March 3rd, along Interstate 5 in Fresno County, north of Highway 33.
Investigators report that the driver of a Chrysler SUV, headed southbound on the interstate, drifted onto the west shoulder for a still unknown reason, slamming into the back of an 18 wheeler semi-truck – ejecting some of the SUV’s passengers…
“Traumatic brain injury can range anywhere from a minor concussion all the way up to profound and permanent brain damage.”Attorney Claude Wyle | 888-981-0826 | Free Consult
Traumatic brain injuries, or TBIs, can have devastating effects that impact all aspects of the victim’s daily life. Personal injury claims for brain injuries are notoriously complex and deserve skilled representation.
Claude Wyle is an injury attorney and partner at Choulos Choulos & Wyle based in San Francisco, CA. He has nearly 40 years of experience. In this interview, he explains his experience in helping victims as a TBI attorney.
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Prosecutors have filed murder charges against a 17 year old girl after her involvement in a high speed crash that killed a woman and her daughter in Modesto a year ago.
The girl, Britaney Elvira Gomez, suspected of driving under the influence of marijuana, faces two counts of murder in connection with the deaths of Megan Cooley, 21, and Sherri Cooley, 54.
Gomez remains in custody, after courts determined she could be prosecuted as an adult.
Gomez initially pleaded not guilty to the charges, and is due back in court later this year.
“No one is winning here,” said Gomez’s…
Earlier this month two car crashes in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood resulted in fatalities, according to the San Francisco Police Department.
The first occurred at the intersection of Broadway and Stockton Street, when a car and motorcycle collided, injuring one individual who later died from their injuries after being transported to the hospital. We know it must be the motorcycle rider who suffered the fatal injuries.
The second fatal accident, occurring just several hours later and only one block away, at Powell and Vallejo Streets, involved a large commercial truck and a pedestrian, who was later declared dead at the…