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Madison Avenue Crash Injures Motorcyclist

A traffic collision with a reported hit-and-run with injuries occurred in Orangevale on April 7. The accident happened along Madison Avenue between Blue Oak and Winding Oak drives around 4:43 p.m. California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers, as well as those from the Folsom Police Department and Sac Fire, responded to the accident scene where a motorcyclist was struck by a vehicle that left the scene. According to a witness to the collision, the accident appeared to be intentional. 

Accident on Greenback Lane Results in One Injury in Crash With Bus

A bus accident that involved a motor vehicle caused injuries to one person in Orangevale on November 4. The collision occurred around 12:36 in the afternoon on Greenback Lane westbound just east of Main Avenue. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that an individual in a Honda Odyssey, who was involved in the accident, called it in to report it to police. A Sacramento RT bus was also involved. 

Accident at Hazel and Central Avenues Caused by Negligent Driver

An intersection accident resulting in a rollover occurred in Orangevale on October 9, caused by a red-light runner. The accident was reported as occurring around 8:43 in the morning at the intersection of Hazel and Central avenues. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) said that the collision happened when the driver of a black Mercedes 4-door sedan ran a red light.

Hazel Avenue Intersection Traffic Collision Seriously Injures Older Pedestrian

A pedestrian injury happened in Orangevale on September 21 when the walker was struck by a motor vehicle. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the collision happened at the intersection of Hazel Avenue and Greenback Lane shortly after 9:00 in the morning. The pedestrian was described as an older female, and she reportedly suffered a significant injury in the collision and was transported to a hospital by emergency responders.

Intersection Collision at Hazel and Elm Avenues

An intersection collision involving four vehicles occurred in Orangevale on May 15 that caused injuries. The accident was reported at about 10:39 in the morning at the intersection of Hazel and Elm Avenues, according to the report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The police report stated that the accident may have been precipitated by the driver of a Ford F-350 Super Duty pickup, who ran a red light and struck a Toyota 4Runner. 

Seeking Medical Attention After a Crash is Highly Important

The NHTSA reports that an average of more than 3,000,000 people are injured in US car accidents every year. After being involved in a crash, people often walk away without receiving medical attention. However, in many cases, these people have suffered injuries that they simply haven’t noticed. This can happen when adrenaline blocks crash survivors from feeling the effects of their trauma or when an injury develops symptoms over a long period of time.

The Role of Nutrition During the Injury Healing Process

Nutrition plays an important role during someone’s recovery from a serious injury. Unfortunately, accidents happen, and they can lead to injuries. Sometimes, people suffer an injury while playing sports. In other situations, injuries might occur following an auto accident or a motorcycle collision. People can even get hurt by falling down the stairs, sliding on a wet floor, or by slipping on the sidewalk. Regardless of the cause, everyone wants to make a full and quick recovery following a serious accident. In order to help this process along, it is vital for everyone to think about their nutrition.

Driver Safety Concerns in California Studied in Statewide Poll

Driver Safety Concerns in California Studied in Statewide Poll

I’m Ed Smith, an Orangevale personal injury lawyer. Motor vehicle fatalities went down in 2017 from the previous year from 3,680 to 3,564. Because 94 percent of all traffic accidents are caused by driver error, learning how to avoid these mistakes can improve a motorist’s chance of getting to their destination safely. In addition to driver error, there are also other concerns by California motorists about threats to their safety while on the road. Let’s look at some of the concerns motorists have when they take to the road.


Speeding Increases the Risk of Fatalities

I’m Ed Smith, an Orangevale personal injury lawyer. Speeding is dangerous and is involved as a factor in 33 percent of all fatal accidents. It’s important to know that exceeding the speed limit increases the risk of fatalities in a crash incrementally. In other words, the faster the vehicle, the more likely fatalities will occur in an accident.

Tips on Protecting Yourself From Dog Bites

Tips on Protecting Yourself From Dog Bites

I’m Ed Smith, an Orangevale personal injury lawyer. Dog bites are fairly common. About, 4.5 million men, women and children suffer dog bites annually in the United States. Whether you are a mail man or a jogger, knowing how to protect yourself from a potential dog bite is critical.

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