Car Crash on SR-49 and Mecham Ranch Road
On September 2, 2023, the California Highway Patrol reported a car crash with injuries on SR-49 and Mecham Ranch Road in Calaveras County. The collision occurred close to the Calaveras Humane Society Shelter in the Angels Camp area, officials said.
Recall: Hyundai Elantra Hybrid Sedans Face Acceleration Risk
Antioch Council Discusses Traffic Safety and Speed Limits
In a recent meeting, the Antioch City Council discussed traffic calming measures and potential reductions in speed limits. The Antioch City Council reviewed a proposal to allocate $1.51 million for traffic calming enhancements on three city roads.
Weekend Traffic Jam Caused by Cruise Vehicles Post California’s Approval
Fatal Car Crash Discovery Bay Boulevard
The California Highway Patrol reported a fatal car crash on SR-4 and Discovery Bay Boulevard in Contra Costa County on August 16, 2023. Responding officers described the incident as a head-on collision involving a Ford F-350 pickup truck and an Acura that occurred at approximately 7:10 a.m.
Safety Need After Fatal School Bus Crash
More than 20 million students are transported to and from school daily through school buses. As parents prepare for the upcoming school year, they often depend on school buses as a safe mode of transportation for their children. The general belief is that the safest option for transportation is school buses. However, that is not always true based on national statistics and legal matters.
Recall: Airbag Issue in Jeep Wagoneer, Grand Wagoneer SUVs
Chrysler recently initiated a recall involving more than 44,000 Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer SUVs units. The reason behind this action is the potential issue concerning the side curtain airbags in these vehicles. Specifically, the upper trim located on the B-pillar, which serves as the anchor point for the seatbelt, might not have been assembled correctly. This could result in a situation where the airbag fails to deploy as intended in a collision.
Serious Injury Car Crash Jensen Avenue
The California Highway Patrol reported a serious injury car crash on Jensen Avenue in Fresno on August 9, 2023. According to officials, the crash occurred at approximately 9:10 p.m. at the intersection of East Jensen Avenue and South McCall Avenue. The incident was described as a head-on crash.
Major Injury Crash on West Ninth Street
The Antioch Police Department reported a major injury crash in the area of G Street and West Ninth Street on August 6, 2023. The car wreck occurred around 2:50 a.m. and involved two vehicles, according to Antioch PD.