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Roadway Shooting Incidents Increase

Roadway shooting incidents are increasing in Elk Grove as well as in the entire Sacramento area. Some are the result of road rage that escalates into a shooting. Others can involve an argument that begins in one location and continues on the roadway. The end result is often the same. On a crowded highway, other drivers may try to get out of the way and additional crashes may occur. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is addressing this problem with increased enforcement procedures. Let’s look at some of the roadway shooting incidents that have occurred in 2018 and 2019

Dangerous Intersection Near Laguna Creek High School

A father is warning other parents of a dangerous intersection in Elk Grove. Earlier this month, his son, Curtis Hurd, was hit by a motorist while riding his bike to school. The accident happened about one-half mile from Laguna Creek High School. This is not the first time that accidents have happened in this Elk Grove intersection.

April 2019 Elk Grove Community Event Calendar

Elk Grove is not a sleepy suburb. In fact, it only takes one visit to the beautiful city to realize that it is quite the opposite experience! There are more than enough ways to get the most out of your time in Elk Grove, whether you’re a local or just passing by the area. Take a look at some upcoming local events listed below to find an activity that catered to your needs.

Personal Injury Damages After an Accident

Deciding what to do about Elk Grove personal injury damages following a motor vehicle accident can leave the injured person with many questions. Even if both you and the other driver have minimum insurance coverage for bodily harm, compensation can depend on several factors. Deciding whether to negotiate with the insurance company or take the case to court can depend on the extent of injuries and insurance coverage.

January 2019 Elk Grove Community Event Calendar

This month is going to be one to remember in Elk Grove. One of the many defining features of Elk Grove is the livelihood of the community. You can always count on seeing groups of people coming together for their shared interests. Some people are connected through their appreciation for fine art, some share hobbies that have transformed into a deep-rooted passion and lifetime commitment, and others share mutual perspectives that define their lifestyles. These types of mutual connections are formed more often than you would think. If you can’t remember the last time you met a new person with similar interests as yourself, go out into town this month and make it happen! Below are some free upcoming activities in Elk Grove.

Elk Grove Catastrophic Injuries

Elk Grove Catastrophic Injuries

Elk Grove Catastrophic Injuries – When Elk Grove catastrophic injuries occur, it means that the affected individual was injured in such a way that he or she may not be able to go back to the life they had before. Because of an accident, they may be unable to work, be permanently disabled or their injuries may involve long-term recuperation. The financial implications of a catastrophic injury can be enormous and a burden too large for the family to bear. When that injury was caused by negligence or an intentional act, recovering financial compensation is one way of resolving the monetary downfall associated with the accident.

Elk Grove Drunk Driving Patrol Increase

Elk Grove Drunk Driving Patrol Increase

I’m Ed Smith, an Elk Grove Personal Injury Lawyer. Summer is a time for fun, but some people take it too far when it comes to partying. Too many are putting themselves and others in danger. Drunk driving accidents are much too common this time of year. With the last days of the summer season slowly approaching us, the Elk Grove Police Department (EGPD) has publicly announced their full participation in a nationwide movement regarding drunk driving enforcement.

Elk Grove August 2018 Event Calendar

Elk Grove August 2018 Event Calendar

I’m Ed Smith, an Elk Grove Personal Injury Lawyer. August is the month where many students nationwide go back to school, yet summer is still in full bloom in Elk Grove, California. The sun is practically begging locals to go outside and have fun during these last days of the summer season. Luckily, I have found some community activities that will help residents maximize their happiness this month. Whether you are into movies, soccer, or martial arts, I have found an event for you.

What Makes Up a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Elk Grove

What Makes Up a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Elk Grove

I’m Ed Smith, an Elk Grove personal injury lawyer. Personal injuries encompass a wide range of accidents. Although the types of physical and emotional harm may differ, the one thing all personal injuries have in common is that physical damage occurred due to the negligence of another person or entity such as a company. A personal injury lawsuit is pursued in civil court, and the law is designed to offer recourse to those who should be financially compensated for an act that never should have happened.