Big Rig Accident Kills a Man and Woman on Jackson Highway

Two people died on December 3 when their vehicle crashed with a big rig along Jackson Highway. The accident occurred around 10:19 in the morning close to Sloughhouse Road, according to the report issued by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). Witnesses said that a Honda sedan turned onto Jackson Highway from Eagles Nest Road as the tractor-trailer was moving east. The big rig crashed into the driver’s side of the Honda, which shoved it across Jackson Highway and off the roadway. The smaller vehicle ended up on the shoulder of the road, and both the female driver and a male passenger died in the crash. The semi driver was uninjured in the collision. The names of those who were killed have not yet been released, pending notification of family by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office.

Taking Supplement for Neuropathy Pain 

Those who suffer from neuropathy pain understand the severe quality of life issues this can present. Neuropathy is the term used to describe the degeneration of nerves in various parts of the body. Nerves are responsible for transmitting both motor and sensory signals throughout the body. When they start to degenerate, this can lead to a variety of symptoms. These include numbness, tingling, weakness, and neuropathy pain. Individuals who suffer from this type of chronic discomfort can have trouble keeping up with their daily routines. Now a new study shows that a common supplement might be able to both treat and prevent certain types of neuropathy pain.

Manteca Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash

A Manteca man was killed in a recent motorcycle accident involving another car. The crash occurred in Manteca around 6:45 p.m. on Lathrop Road, just east of Union Road, the Manteca Police Department reported. Emergency responders were requested at the scene to perform life-saving measures on the injured motorcyclist. Sadly, their efforts were unsuccessful as the rider succumbed to his injuries. The San Joaquin County Coroner’s Office has identified the decedent as 38-year-old John Alonzo Jr. of Manteca.

Legal Options for Victims of Pedestrian Accidents

For a pedestrian, a few things can be as dangerous as getting hit by a car. The risk of sustaining mortal injuries is extremely high in such accidents. In 2017, the total number of pedestrian deaths in California was 858, accounting for nearly 24% of all traffic-related fatalities.

What is Optoceutics?

Recently, an article was published discussing a novel healing technique called Optoceutics. In this technique, light is used to promote the healing process. Light has been studied in-depth in numerous capacities. It has made an appearance in the fields of biology, chemistry, and physics. Light has also made an appearance in medicine in the form of lasers. Lasers have been used to correct vision, remove scar tissue, and promote healing. Now, light is seeing a new application in the field of medicine.

Two Injured, One Killed in Lake County Collision

One person lost their life, and two more suffered injuries during a Lake County collision on Saturday, November 30, 2019. The decedent has since been identified by Lake County Sheriff’s Office authorities as Kenneth Kub Xiong, a 19-year-old man from the city of Stockton. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), this accident involved two vehicles and took place during the afternoon on a local roadway. Reports indicated that both injured individuals suffered severe injuries. An investigation into the crash is ongoing.

Fatal Humboldt Head-On Crash

Local authorities reported that a Humboldt head-on accident left one person with deadly injuries on Wednesday, November 27, 2019. The decedent’s identity is currently being withheld by the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office until his next-of-kin is notified about the tragic accident. According to police, the crash took place during heavy rainfall and left two other people with serious injuries.

Fairfield Woman Fatally Injured In Suisun Crash

According to local officials, one woman tragically lost her life as the result of a vehicle versus pedestrian crash, which took place in Suisun on Sunday, December 1, 2019. The decedent has since been identified as Victoria Morfidis-Florentino, a 50-year-old woman and resident of Fairfield. Reports have indicated that officers from both the California Highway Patrol (CHP) and the Suisun City Police Department (SCPD) responded to the accident. An investigation into involved factors is underway.

Identifying Leaking Blood Vessels Brain Injuries

Numerous complications can develop following a blow to the head. One of the most severe is a brain bleed. Some bleeds are massive and can be caught easily on a CT scan. On the other hand, there are also smaller, leaking blood vessels that might be overlooked on the first pass. Patients, doctors, and families need to understand the dangers that these leaking blood vessels can pose. Identifying these bleeds and treating them appropriately can make a tremendous difference in someone’s prognosis following a head injury.

Driver Trapped Inside Vehicle After Sacramento Collision

An unconscious driver was found trapped in their car after a December 2 single-vehicle collision along Florin Road. The Sacramento Fire Department was summoned to the scene to extricate the driver. Officers with the Sacramento Police Department also responded to the accident, which occurred shortly after noon between 21st Street and Tam O Shanter Way. They discovered the driver unresponsive but still breathing. The driver was transported to a nearby hospital, and no further information has been released yet as to the patient’s condition. The vehicle involved was a black SUV, which was found crashed on the side of the road facing traffic and may have spun out due to the rain and wet streets.