Articles Tagged with Paradise Wrongful Death Lawyer

Common Fatal Car Accident Factors

Many people think it is unlikely that they will be involved in a serious car accident. While it is true that the chances are low that you will be involved in a crash on any given commute or trip to a grocery store, auto accidents happen frequently and without warning. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that more than 3,000 traffic fatalities take place in California every year. In the city of Paradise alone, there have been more than 30 auto accident deaths over the past ten years. While accidents can’t always be avoided, drivers should be aware of some of the accident factors that commonly cause fatal collisions.

Camp Death Toll Reaches 42

Camp Death Toll Reaches 42

According to reports from state authorities, the Camp Fire, which consumed Paradise, Magalia, and other nearby areas, has become the deadliest wildfire in the history of California. Officials reports state that 42 people have officially been declared deceased so far. However, authorities are still searching areas the wildfire has affected injured and deceased individuals. Reportedly, over 160 searches and rescue staff are assisting in the attempt to find missing persons. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea said to reporters that county and state agencies are trying to work quickly to locate and identify those who lost their lives, saying “I know the toll it takes on loved ones.” My sincere sympathy is with the many people who’ve tragically lost friends, family, and community members due to this tragedy.

Identity Released for Paradise Area Fatal Crash

Identity Released for Paradise Area Fatal Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Paradise Car Accident Lawyer. On Tuesday, March 6, 2018, the Butte County Coroner’s Office released the identity of a man who lost his life in a head-on auto accident near Paradise. The man was identified as Alan Dominguez, a 59-year-old resident of Magalia.

Bicyclist Killed in Paradise Crash

Bicyclist Killed in Paradise Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Paradise wrongful death lawyer. On Friday, January 12, 2018, a bicyclist lost her life after being struck by two separate vehicles. After withholding the cyclist’s name for a short time before notifying her family, the deceased was identified by local law enforcement as Amanda Mayberry, a 40-year-old Paradise resident. We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Ms. Mayberry during this difficult time.