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Man Identified After Fatal Car Accident in Chico

Chico Police Department (CPD) reported that one individual was fatally injured during a local collision on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Officers stated that the collision involved three separate vehicles and happened in the early evening. Additionally, two other people suffered injuries that required hospitalization. Butte County officials identified the fatally injured man as Virgil Santos, a 64-year-old resident of Chico. My sympathy is with Mr. Santos’ loved ones while they are mourning their tragic loss.

Fatal Chico Triple Vehicle Collision

According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), a tragic car accident took place north of the city of Chico on Monday, March 25, 2019. The accident involved three vehicles and left one person with trauma that ultimately cost him his life. The decedent was identified by the Butte County Coroner’s Office on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, as Juan Vasquez-Lopez, a 20-year-old man from the nearby community of Atwater. The accident also reportedly left two other people with injuries. My condolences are extended to Mr. Vasquez-Lopez’s loved ones as they are mourning their difficult loss.

Chico Woman and Child Die in Wyoming Trucking Crash

Wyoming Highway Patrol (WHP) has reported that a Chico woman and child lost their lives during a car accident on Saturday, March 2, 2019. The accident happened on Highway Interstate 80 in Wyoming in the southwestern area of the state. The fatally injured woman was identified by officials of Sweetwater County as Shelly Dale Leon, a 50-year-old woman from Chico. Authorities have not yet released the identity of the fatally injured child. In addition to the two fatally injured people, four others suffered injuries ranging from minor to major in severity. I would like to extend my condolences and sympathy to those whose lives have been affected by this terrible car accident.

Fatal Orland Hit-and-Run Update

On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, Officers from California Highway Patrol (CHP) released more information about a fatal car accident that recently happened near Orland. The crash took place on Thursday, January 17, 2019, and took the life of a pedestrian. The pedestrian was trying to help people who had been involved in a different accident when the fatal crash happened. The driver who struck the pedestrian drove away from the crash. CHP identified the fatally injured man over the weekend. He was identified as Humbert Falcon, a 47-year-old resident of Glenn County. My sympathy is with Mr. Falcon’s loved ones after this terrible incident.

Chico Fatal Accident Statistics

Chico is an excellent place to live in or visit and boasts easy access to nature as well as a unique, lively community. However, Chico is also a major population center and regularly sees heavy amounts of vehicle traffic. Wherever there are vehicles, there is always the risk of accidents and collisions often leave people with injuries that cost them their lives. While it isn’t always possible to avoid a car accident, drivers can improve their roadway safety by learning about how fatal crashes typically happen in their area. The following blog contains useful data published by UC Berkeley researchers about fatal auto accidents in Chico.

Cyclist Identified After Fatal Chico Accident

Cyclist Identified After Fatal Chico Accident

Cyclist Identified After Fatal Chico AccidentCalifornia Highway Patrol (CHP) officers from the Butte County area office reported that a serious crash took place in Chico on the morning of Wednesday, October 3, 2018. CHP stated that a bicyclist had collided with a passenger vehicle and was left with injuries that cost him his life. On Thursday, October 4, 2018, Butte County officials released the name of the injured bicyclist. The man was identified as Casey Campbell, a 39-year-old and resident of Chico. My sincere sympathy and my support are sent out to Mr. Campbell’s grieving loved ones as they mourn their tragic loss.

Chico Area Highway Crash Kills One

Chico Area Highway Crash Kills One

Chico Area Highway Crash Kills One – On Monday, September 10, 2018, an area car accident caused one motorist to suffer fatal trauma and left another to suffer major injuries. California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers reported that the crash took place on Highway 99 only a few miles south of Chico and involved three vehicles. Officials of the Butte County Sheriff’s Office have reported that the fatally injured motorist was Thai Vang, a 27-year-old resident of the nearby community of Oroville.

Chico Woman Dies in Tragic Accident

Chico Woman Dies in Tragic Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Chico car accident lawyer. On Thursday, February 8, 2018, a local woman lost her life in a tragic pedestrian-motor vehicle accident in Chico, California. My deepest condolences are offered to the woman’s family and friends.