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Big Rig Accident Along Highway 4 Near Antioch

Big Rig Accident Along Highway 4 Near Antioch

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch Personal Injury Lawyer. A major-injury crash involving multiple cars temporarily shut down Highway 4 near Antioch in the late night hours of Monday, May 21. A member of the California Highway Patrol (CHP) claimed that the wreck involved four cars at a minimum and that severe injuries did result from the collision. Currently, CHP investigators have not yet determined what caused the accident.

Accident Details: What We Know

eBART System Gets Ready for May Debut

eBART System Gets Ready for May Debut

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch Personal Injury Lawyer. The highly anticipated eBART system is all set for its May opening in the city of Antioch, California. Recent project updates have confirmed that members of the BART board feel that eBART is sufficiently prepared for the soon-to-be running operations.

The ten-mile extension will be transporting travelers between the Bay Point/Pittsburg BART Station and the brand new station in Antioch. The Antioch facility will be located on Slatten Ranch Road. Joel Keller, the BART Board Director, stated that BART will be revealing the exact date of the station’s debut this month.


Riding With BART in the New Year

I’m Ed Smith, an Personal Injury Lawyer in Antioch. If you have ever considered hopping the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) fare gates, think again. Once we welcome the new year, we will also welcome new penalties and fines that take effect as of January 1, 2018. Overall, the new year will bring multiple changes to the Bay Area bus and rail stations. We have a short review of these changes for those riding with BART in the new year

New Changes to BART


Cell Phones Increase Injuries on the Road and in the Streets

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch Personal Injury Lawyer. As we all know, distracted driving rates have increased ever since cell phones became commonplace in our society. This is largely due to risky drivers becoming more and more willing to use their phones while they’re behind the wheel – a hazardous behavior that puts you and everyone else around you in grave danger.

Cell Phone Related Auto Accidents


Antioch House Fire Ends in $300K Worth of Damage

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch Personal Injury Lawyer. During the late morning hours on Friday, November 17, 2017, an Antioch duplex received considerable interior and exterior damages from a one-alarm fire. More information is available below.

House on Manzanita Way Caught Fire


New Road Design Will Promote Bicyclist Safety in Antioch

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch personal injury lawyer. There is good news for cyclists that reside in the Contra Costa County city of Antioch. You may have heard that the eBART station is reportedly going to be completed by next spring, but did you know that road design is also going to be improved for public safety? Yes, it’s true – transportation officials in Antioch are currently working on road design that will improve the safety for local bicyclists that need to reach the transit hub.

The Current Configuration of the Road

 Car Crashes Into Antioch Motorcyclist

Car Crashes Into Antioch Motorcyclist

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch personal injury attorney. A car collided with a motorcyclist in Antioch during the afternoon hours of Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Unfortunately, the motorcyclist suffered injuries as a result of the collision.

What Happened?


Big Rig Crash Closes Antioch Bridge

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch personal injury lawyer. Two big rigs crashed along Highway 160 near Antioch during the morning hours of Monday, April 24, 2017. The collision caused one of the big rigs to catch fire, resulting in major injuries to one driver.

What Happened?


Pedestrian Accident Fatally Injures Antioch Woman

I’m Ed Smith, an Antioch personal injury lawyer. A woman from Antioch was involved in a rear-end collision in Pittsburg during the evening hours of Friday, April 14, 2017. The woman was walking back to her vehicle after exchanging information with the other motorist when an oncoming car crashed into her. Sadly, the woman passed away the following morning.

What Happened?

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