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Fatal Accident at Highway 12 and Beck Avenue

An automobile accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 12 and Beck Avenue in Fairfield has claimed the life of at least one person and caused injuries to multiple others, according to information released by the Fairfield Fire Department.

Another Car Accident Tragedy in Solano County

Alcohol is suspected of having been a factor in another Solano County car accident tragedy that occurred over the weekend. On Saturday, April 17, 2021, one teenager was killed, and three others were injured in a rollover crash, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP).

Fairfield Man Identified Following Suspected Hit-and-Run

On Saturday, March 13, 2021, one person tragically lost his life in a suspected hit-and-run car accident in Fairfield. On Monday, the Solano County Sheriff’s Office identified him as Salome Godinez, a 60-year-old man from Fairfield. The accident reportedly happened in the morning in a rural area on the northwestern side of the city. The incident is reportedly still under investigation by the California Highway Patrol (CHP).

Highway Crash in Fairfield Puts Two in the Hospital

On Tuesday, March 9, 2021, two people suffered serious injuries during a highway crash in Fairfield. California Highway Patrol (CHP) traffic officers report that the crash took place in the late morning on the western side of the city and involved a single passenger vehicle. The incident is still reportedly under investigation by the CHP.

Rural Fairfield Auto Accident Leaves One Hospitalized

On Friday, February 19, 2021, one person was sent to the hospital after an auto accident in Fairfield. California Highway Patrol (CHP) reports that the crash happened in a rural area during the morning and only involved one small passenger vehicle. Updates on the condition of the injured individual have not been provided, but medical officials indicated that he was not expected to have suffered life-threatening injuries.

CHP Focuses on Distracted Driving 

California Highway Patrol (CHP) has reported that they will be implementing a yearlong program to address distracted driving, an issue that causes thousands of auto accident deaths in the United States throughout the year. The Adult Distracted Drivers grant program will take place throughout the federal fiscal year and will aim to intervene in the dangerous trend that police have noted in recent years.

Fairfield Receives Funding for Traffic Safety Operations

Residents of the city of Fairfield can expect to see increased enforcement over the next 12 months due to a recent grant from the California Office of Safety (OTS). The Fairfield Police Department (FPD) announced that they received the grant on Wednesday, September 23, 2020, from OTS through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The grant, which is worth over $200,000, will go toward extra enforcement operations across the city over the next year.

Trauma Suffered During Car Crash in Fairfield

On Thursday, September 3, 2020, a car crash in Fairfield left at least one person with serious injuries. According to information reported by California Highway Patrol (CHP), the crash took place at night and involved two vehicles. The number of people injured during the accident and the severity of the injuries sustained have not yet been reported. The cause of the crash is being investigated.

Solano California Highway Patrol to Host Class for Teen Drivers

The Solano Area California Highway Patrol (CHP) office will be hosting an online “Smart Start” class for teen drivers. The class is targeted toward drivers who are inexperienced and, according to statistics, much more likely to be involved in car accidents that cause serious or even fatal injuries. The class is part of an effort to reduce the total number of collisions across the county.

Solano CHP Conducts Enforcement Operation Over Labor Day Weekend

The Solano Area California Highway Patrol (CHP) released a statement on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, indicating that they would be increasing enforcement efforts during Labor Day weekend. The increased patrols are part of a concerted effort to reduce the number of fatalities and serious injuries suffered as the result of car accidents during a period that typically sees higher instances of reckless driving.

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