Rancho Cordova October 2019 Events

Are you feeling indecisive with your options for frightful entertainment in October? With all the festive pumpkin-flavored drinks and desserts, Halloween decorations strung up across neighborhoods, and costume stores popping up in every city, the spooky season of Halloween has officially taken over. One of the great things about the holiday season being undeniably among us is that there are even more community events and activities in the city of Rancho Cordova. Whether you are looking for a seasonal event, a family-friendly activity, or an activity that will you bring closer to the heart of Rancho Cordova’s community, I have something for you listed below.

Study Shows Chronic Pain Increases Femur Fracture Risk

Recently, a research paper was published showing that chronic pain is associated with an increased femur fracture risk. The paper was published by a team of experienced doctors and scientists located at the Menzies Institute for Medical Research. Femur fractures have the potential to cause serious complications. In some cases, they might even be deadly. For this reason, it is important to evaluate the various risk factors associated with this type of fracture. By understanding the risks that might lead to a femur fracture, the hope is that they can be prevented in the future.

Goats Escape Their Enclosure and Run Onto Highway in Roseville

Goats escaped their fenced area and caused havoc on a section of road in the western area of Roseville on October 14. The goats moved onto the road at Hayden Parkway and Corin Drive at about 3:00 p.m. It was reported that the goats were able to jump off a ledge and run into the road as they made their way towards a grassy area, resulting in disrupted traffic flow. Sarah Carter, who videotaped the incident, said that the goats ran out in front of the vehicle she shared with her daughter. 

Child Injured in Modesto Pedestrian Collision

On Wednesday, October 17, 2019, a Modesto pedestrian collision left a child with serious injuries. According to officers of the Modesto Police Department (MPD), the accident happened in the early evening and involved a single vehicle. The child was the only individual injured during the accident, and updates on his medical condition have not yet been provided by staff at the UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. The incident remains under investigation.

Fatal Auburn Hit-and-Run Kills One, Injures Two

Local authorities reported that a fatal Auburn hit-and-run took place on Wednesday, October 17, 2019. Auburn Police Department (APD) officers stated that the crash happened in the early morning and injured three people. One of the injured people tragically passed away due to their trauma. The second individual suffered minor injuries while the third was transported to a hospital for major trauma but is expected to recover. The decedent has been identified as Ryan Bonari, an Auburn resident and father. Police say that they arrested the suspected hit-and-run driver late Wednesday night.

Red Bluff Area Crash Kills Motorcyclist, Injures Passenger

On Saturday, October 12, 2019, a Red Bluff area crash left one person with fatal injuries. The decedent was identified on Wednesday, October 17, 2019, as Anthony Keller, a 58-year-old man from Red Bluff. In addition to the decedent, one more individual suffered major injuries. The injured person was identified as 59-year-old Robin Keller, also from Red Bluff. According to police reports, the crash only involved a single vehicle and is currently being investigated by California Highway Patrol (CHP).

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Airbag for Bike

The company Airbag for Bike recently announced that it is seeking a patent on full-body airbags that might save countless lives when it reaches the open market. Prior research has shown that motorcycle accidents are far deadlier than their passenger vehicle counterparts. There are more safety advances in passenger vehicles than motorcycles, including airbags. The invention from Airbag for Bike may make its way to the mainstream market soon. The company has released a digital animation of its innovative airbag design, stating that it might open the motorcycle market to those who were hesitant to ride one without advanced safety features.

Fairfield Community Events – October 2019

As the days get shorter, the leaves begin to change colors, and the weather cools down, residents of Fairfield are saying goodbye to the warm summer months. While colder weather may mean less trips to the beach or evening picnics, the changing seasons are bringing along a bounty of great community activities and events in the city of Fairfield. Those looking for something to do in the area may be interested in some of the exciting local events listed in the following article.

Carmichael Intersection Collision Causes Injuries

An intersection collision at the crossroads of Flagstone Street and Madison Avenue in Carmichael at approximately 4:21 in the afternoon resulted in injuries to three people recently. The accident between a gray Jeep, a tan SUV, and a blue Acura blocked the roadway for some time. According to a California Highway Patrol (CHP) spokesperson, emergency medical personnel were evaluating an elderly person and a woman with a child as to the severity of their injuries. An ambulance was requested to transport an individual to a local hospital, but the nature of their injury has not been divulged at this time. There is no indication as to whether drugs or alcohol played a role in the accident. The CHP is leading the investigation into the accident to determine how it happened.