Articles Tagged with Carmichael Car Accident Lawyer

Carmichael Crosswalk Accident

A Carmichael crosswalk accident happened on April 27 that left a teenage boy riding a bicycle with major injuries. The accident happened along Fair Oaks Boulevard close to Palm Drive at around 8:40 in the evening. The injury to the boy, 15, occurred when a Volkswagen Jetta, that was traveling north, ran through a red traffic light, striking the boy. The impact of the collision threw the young man off his bicycle where he collided with the Volkswagen’s windshield.

Carmichael Fatal Rollover Accident 

A Carmichael fatal rollover accident resulted from a three-vehicle traffic collision on March 20. It caused injuries to at least one person and a fatality. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the accident happened at about 12:30 in the afternoon. It occurred on Manzanita Avenue southbound, just south of Cypress Avenue. It involved a white SUV, silver Volkswagen, and another unidentified silver sedan. The Volkswagen experienced a rollover as a result of the crash, which left it blocking traffic.

Two-Vehicle Accident in Carmichael

A Carmichael two-vehicle accident happened during the early evening hours along Marconi Avenue on March 13 that caused an injury requiring an ambulance. The car accident happened in front of the Carmichael Presbyterian Church shortly after 6:00 p.m. when a Honda Accord and a Smart car collided. According to a police report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the right lane was blocked for a short time by the accident. The extent of the injuries was not reported. The CHP is investigating the crash to determine fault and how it occurred. It is unknown at this time whether drugs or alcohol contributed to the Carmichael two-vehicle accident.

Carmichael Intersection Crash

A Carmichael intersection crash resulted in injuries on March 7, when a Toyota Prius and a Nissan collided. The accident happened at Manzanita Avenue and Coyle Avenue at about 3:00 in the afternoon and blocked the left turn lane to Palm Avenue westbound. The Prius was blocking the turn lane, while the other vehicle ended up on someone’s lawn. According to a representative of the California Highway Patrol (CHP), drunk or drugged driving may have contributed to the accident, and a phlebotomist was notified to take a blood sample to confirm this.

Carmichael Single-Vehicle Crash

A Carmichael single-vehicle crash happened on December 23, 2018, at around 3:00 pm along westbound El Camino Avenue and Walnut Avenue when a Volvo minivan ran a red light and crashed into a traffic pole. An ambulance was called for the driver, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). However, no information has been released yet on the driver’s identity or physical condition.

Warning Needed for Median Curb in Carmichael

Warning Needed for Median Curb in Carmichael

I’m Ed Smith, a Carmichael personal injury lawyer. A dangerous median curb in Carmichael has local residents contacting the county about the numerous accidents there. According to the Sacramento County Department of Transportation (SACDOT), it has plans to paint the curb a bright color, and add reflective posts to address the problem. Improvements have been delayed due to weather problems but are expected to be addressed in the coming weeks.


Understanding the Car Recall Process

I’m Ed Smith, a Carmichael car accident lawyer. Every year, cars are recalled due to safety defects. When your car is recalled, there are steps you need to take. While a recall is not something to necessarily  be alarmed about, it is an alert that your vehicle could be safer than it is.