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Hit-and-Run Near Chico Causes Injuries

At least one person suffered injuries during a no-contact hit-and-run near Chico on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Officials of California Highway Patrol (CHP) indicated that the crash happened on State Route 99 in the afternoon and that the missing driver and vehicle have not yet been located. Details about the severity of the injuries sustained during this incident have not yet been reported.

Collecting Damages After a Personal Injury Accident

A personal injury is a sad and often tragic event where someone is injured due to the negligence or intentional act of another person or entity. When this happens, the entire family can be thrown into an uproar worrying about their injured family member and how they will face the financial debt that comes along with it. In California, when a personal injury occurs, the injured person may claim financial damages to pay for those outlying costs. Although it does not ease the pain and suffering the injured person endures, it can help by punishing the at-fault party and covering the financial loss. A lawyer who exclusively handles personal injuries is experienced in handling these types of cases. 

One Hurt in Redding Area Hit-and-Run

One person suffered trauma during a Redding area hit-and-run on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. Reports issued by California Highway Patrol (CHP) state that a 55-year-old woman suffered serious injuries and was hospitalized following the accident. Police are still attempting to locate the missing vehicle and driver.

Driver Arrested for Stockton Hit and Run Accidents

A driver of a white Dodge Ram pickup truck wanted in connection with multiple hit and run accidents in Stockton, CA, was arrested on May 18th, 2020. The Dodge driver, a 40-year-old man, is facing eight charges. Some of which included driving under the influence (DUI), hit and run, and others, according to the San Joaquin District Attorney’s Office. The charges stemmed from a series of incidents that occurred over two days. On May 17th, the man was driving his Dodge when he crashed into a Mercedes-Benz carrying several occupants. He reportedly fled the scene and the driver of the Mercedes-Benz reported the incident and provided a description of the suspect vehicle to the Stockton Police Department. Several other cars were allegedly hit by the Dodge as well. Local authorities tracked down the Dodge the next day and set up surveillance in the area. They observed the suspect entering the vehicle, attempted to conduct a traffic stop, and later detained him after a brief pursuit. Details regarding the number of parties injured in the hit and run accidents he caused was not immediately available.

Injuries Reported After Rollover Crash in Stockton

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported injuries after a rollover crash on Highway 120 near Stockton, CA, on May 21, 2020. The car accident occurred on eastbound SR-120 near the Main Street onramp shortly after 4:30 a.m. The collision involved two small sedans, one of which was described as a Scion HB and had rollover damage. The incident caused the No. 2 lane and part of the No.1 lane to be blocked while awaiting the arrival of emergency crews and tow trucks. One of the parties was found outside of their vehicle and on the ground, according to the CHP. Minor injuries were reported by first responders. Details surrounding the cause of the accident and the sequence of events leading up to it were not immediately released by officials.

Lawyers Appointed in Zantac Lawsuits

The Multi-District Litigation (MDL) against the manufacturers of Zantac and its generics is moving forward with lawsuits in Florida under federal District Judge Robin Rosenberg. There are more than 230 cases within the MDL, which is entitled IN RE: Zantac (Ranitidine) Products Liability Litigation.

Young Father Critically Injured in Hit and Run Collision

A search is on by authorities for a hit and run driver who left a 22-year-old father on life support in Sacramento recently. It was reported that the suspected white Ford Crown Victoria that struck the car of Anthony Martin as he was going home from work has a No. 2 at its rear window and damage to the front end. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is asking that those who have information about the vehicle or driver to call them at (916) 681-2300. 

Amazon Opening 111,500 Sq. Ft. Elk Grove Distribution Center

Elk Grove will be getting larger later in the year as Amazon, Inc. opens its new distribution center, which was announced just a few days ago. It is expected that hundreds of jobs will be created to work at the 111,500 square-foot building at 9501 Union Park Way. The Irvine developer, Panattoni, purchased the 17-acre property around the end of last year, and it was approved by the Elk Grove Planning Commission.

Eureka Car Crash Injures One

One person was sent to the hospital following a Eureka car crash that took place on Monday, May 18, 2020. According to officials from the Humboldt Bay Fire Department (HBFD), the crash involved two cars and happened in the afternoon in central Eureka. The Eureka Police Department has indicated that the cause of this accident remains under investigation.

Conquering Roundabouts in Roseville, California

Roundabouts can be a source of confusion, intimidation, or stress for many drivers, especially if you have little-to-no experience navigating them. Your experience with roundabouts can fluctuate depending on your age, where you live, and how often you travel. There are roundabouts in Roseville, and they must be navigated with both caution and confidence. They exist for good reasons and can have many traffic flow-related benefits that you may not have even noticed up until now.

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