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Merced County Accident Causes Road Closure

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced auto accident lawyer. A single-vehicle accident prompted the closure of a Merced County road to allow an emergency helicopter to land at the scene on August 1, 2018. At approximately 6:50 in the evening, a Cadillac Escalade was traveling along Oakdale Road in the vicinity of Shaffer Road when the vehicle left the roadway for an unknown reason and crashed. Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene to render aid to at least one party injured in the accident. The extent of the injuries sustained in the crash has not yet been released by authorities.

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Dangers of Reckless Driving

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced auto accident attorney. Have you ever encountered or witnessed reckless driving during your commute on the road? Reckless driving is becoming a problem in modern day society due to lack of efforts through acknowledgement. If the problem remains unaddressed, the new generation of drivers alongside the older generation will encounter endless accidents involving reckless driving.


Merced County Fatal Pedestrian Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced auto accident attorney. In Merced County on the night of Sunday, January 1, 2017, a pedestrian was struck by two different cars while trying to cross Highway 99. Sadly, the pedestrian passed away at the scene as a result of his injuries.


Dangers of Distracted Driving

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced auto accident attorney. Have you ever taken a drive down the road or freeway and have noticed a driver that fails to stay in their lane due to distracted driving habits such as texting? Distracted driving behaviors, which seem minor to some and major to others, can lead to the risks of automobile accidents that can cause traumatic and even fatal injuries to victims subject to these types of instances.

AAA Offers Free Rides

The American Automobile Association (AAA) is offering assistance to those who need a safe ride home this New Year’s Eve holiday. AAA will be offering free rides home for motorists who have been consuming alcohol. They will also tow your car home for you. What a wonderful way to help reduce the number of drunk driving accidents.


Motorcycle Crash Kills UC Merced Coach

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced motorcycle accident attorney. We were saddened to learn about a tragic motorcycle crash recently in Merced. We have learned that the head coach for the UC Merced cross country team passed away in a motorcycle accident on the afternoon of Monday, November 28, 2016.

Lack Of Guardrail Cause For Fatal Crash?

Two Killed in Highway 99 Car Accident 

Officers from the California Highway Patrol received a phone call about a head-on collision at approximately 4:54 pm on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Unfortunately, the accident turned out to be fatal and ended two young lives too soon.

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