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Clovis Man Killed in San Francisco Pedestrian Accident

A Clovis man was killed, and his wife was injured in a San Francisco pedestrian accident on the afternoon of July 21, 2019. The incident occurred around 2:00 p.m. at Taylor Street and O’Farrell Street. The driver of a Tesla reportedly ran a stoplight and was broadsided by a Mini Cooper. The impact of the collision propelled the Tesla out of control, causing it to hit a Clovis couple in a crosswalk. The man and his wife were both transported to the hospital for immediate treatment. The wife was reported to be in critical condition. Sadly, the husband succumbed to his injuries during hospitalization. Officials have identified the decedent as 39-year-old Benjamin Dean of Clovis. I would like to send my heartfelt thoughts and prayers to the loved ones of Mr. Dean in their time of loss.

Waterford Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident

A Waterford man was killed in a recent motorcycle accident. The crash occurred shortly after 7:00 p.m. along the Oakdale-Waterford Highway and Rice Road. A Denair woman was stopped for a stop sign at the intersection and was preparing to make a left turn on the highway. At the same time, a man was riding a 2006 Suzuki motorcycle north on the roadway when the Denair woman’s SUV pulled out into his path. The motorcycle and the vehicle collided, causing the SUV to catch fire. The woman was able to exit her car on her own and was treated at a Modesto hospital for moderate injuries. Sadly, the motorcycle rider was pronounced deceased at the scene. Officials have identified the biker as 38-year-old Thomas Butler of Waterford. I would like to send my healing thoughts and prayers to the loved ones of Mr. Butler during this difficult time.

Pedestrian Death Caused by Hit and Run Driver

A pedestrian death was reported on July 3 after a body was discovered along Roseville Road near Connie Drive shortly after 5:00 in the afternoon. When officers with the Sacramento Police Department arrived at the scene, they discovered that the Sacramento Fire Department was there and had found the body of the pedestrian lying in an open area. Crime Scene Investigators arrived to take charge of the investigation into what is believed to be a pedestrian death caused by a hit and run. The area was searched for evidence and to see if there were any witnesses to the crime. The coroner’s office will release the name of the deceased once the family has been notified. I would like to extend my sympathy to the family and friends of the deceased.

Four-Vehicle Accident Kills Two Near Oroville

California Highway Patrol (CHP) has confirmed that two people lost their lives during a multiple vehicle accident that took place between Oroville and Chico on Friday, June 21, 2019. The accident reportedly involved four vehicles including a dump truck, a semi-truck, a white minivan, and a Chevy sedan. According to reports from police, the accident also left four more individuals with major injuries. Butte County officials have not yet identified the decedents and updates about the medical conditions of the severely injured individuals have not been provided. I would like to send my sympathies to the people who’ve suffered the loss of a loved one because of this tragic accident.

Multiple Injuries in Watt Avenue Crash

Multiple injuries were seen after a three-vehicle crash in Sacramento on June 19. The accident occurred shortly before 4:30 in the morning along Watt Avenue at Auburn Boulevard. One of the vehicles fled from the accident scene following the crash. Four people were transported to a nearby hospital with injuries described as non-life threatening, according to a spokesperson with the Sacramento Police Department. The accident is under investigation to determine how it happened.

Child Fatally Injured in Woodland Crash

According to officers of California Highway Patrol (CHP), a six-year-old child was left with fatal injuries after a car accident that took place in Woodland during the night of Tuesday, June 18, 2019. In addition to the fatally injured child, three other children aged six, seven, and ten were hospitalized with major injuries. A 29-year-old woman was also injured during the incident. Police have arrested one driver on charges of DUI and manslaughter in relation to this collision. I would like to express my sympathy to the families who have been affected by this terrible incident.

Multiple Collision Accident Claims a Life Along Business 80

A fatality and injuries resulted from a multiple collision accident along eastbound Business 80 in Sacramento on June 17. According to police, several DUIs may have contributed to the accidents. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the chain reaction began as a single vehicle accident at around 2:00 a.m. This was when a man driving a Honda Accord crashed in the fast lane near the onramp for E Street. Police said that the vehicle struck the center median, which caused the Honda to roll over, where it landed upright. The person in the Honda, who was killed in the accident, was identified as a Sacramento man, age 40. I’d like to offer my condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.

Multi-Vehicle Redding Crash Fatally Injures Motorcyclist

Authorities of the Redding Police Department (RPD) have reported that one person was fatally injured during an auto accident that took place on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The crash reportedly involved two vehicles including a motorcycle and pickup truck. Officials from the Shasta County Sheriff’s Department reported that they have been able to identify the fatally injured individual. However, his identity is being withheld pending his family’s notification. I would like to express my condolences to the friends and family of the individual who tragically passed away because of this accident.

Major Accident in Natomas Injures 3 People

A major accident occurred in North Natomas on June 13 that sent three people to the hospital, with one listed in critical condition. The accident happened at North Market and Gateway Park boulevards at about 7:00 in the evening. Six vehicles were involved in the collision, and some of the cars sustained significant damage. Police investigating the scene of the accident said they did not believe that alcohol or drugs were a factor in the crash.

Vallejo Woman Dies in Brentwood Crash

California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that a Vallejo woman lost her life in a Bay Area car accident on Sunday, June 9, 2019. According to police, the crash involved only one vehicle and happened in the early morning. Reports indicated that one person was placed under arrest for DUI charges related to the collision before being taken to a hospital for emergency care. The woman has been identified by the Contra Costa County Coroner’s Office as 23-year-old Maria Granados of Vallejo. I’d like to send my sympathy and support to everyone who has lost a loved one because of this tragic auto accident.