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Common Redding Auto Accident Injuries

Common Redding Auto Accident Injuries

Common Redding Auto Accident Injuries – According to information released by UC Berkeley researchers, Redding has been the site of nearly 5,000 traumatic auto accidents over the last ten years. These accidents left well over 6,500 people with injuries ranging from minor to fatal. While the likelihood that you will be involved in a crash on any given drive is relatively low, all it takes is one accident to cause serious trauma that dramatically affects you and your family’s lives. However, many people are unaware of the symptoms that accident injuries can cause. The below article explains some of the more common serious injuries suffered in car accidents.

Traumatic Brain Injuries

Redding Crash Leaves Pedestrian Seriously Hurt
Redding Crash Leaves Pedestrian Seriously Hurt

I’m Ed Smith, a Redding personal injury lawyer. Reports from the local police state that one person was injured during a pedestrian and vehicle accident in Redding on Friday, August 17, 2018. Redding Police Department (RPD) reported that the crash took place shortly before noon and left the pedestrian with severe injuries. RPD also stated that they are currently investigating this accident and looking into factors that may have caused it. So far, updates on the condition of the injured pedestrian have not been made available by medical officials. My best wishes go out to the injured pedestrian as she attempts to recover from her injuries.

Crash Details

Redding Man Dies in Red Bluff Crash

Redding Man Dies in Red Bluff Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Redding personal injury lawyer. One man was fatally injured, and one woman was left with severe trauma after they were involved in an accident that took place on August 4, 2018. Officials from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the collision took place along a rural highway near the city of Red Bluff. Shasta County officials have identified the fatally injured man as Steven Hudson, a 59-year-old resident of Redding.

My sincere sympathies are with Mr. Hudson’s loved ones as they are coping with the sudden loss of their family member and friend.

Carr Fire Claims Six Lives

Carr Fire Claims Six Lives
Carr Fire Claims Six Lives. Californians are once again facing devastation and loss of life as a result of a massive and unpredictable fire. This fire has been referred to as the Carr Fire, and it has quickly destroyed the area around Redding. Wildfires are a common threat in California and last year was one of the worst cases in the state’s history. Let’s look at the timeline of the Carr Fire and the destruction it has already caused.  We’ll take a look at the loss of life and the damage of homes and businesses. Before we start, let me offer my hope that you and your family are safe as you are reading this. For the families who have lost a loved one, my prayers are with you in this time of extraordinary grief. I also want to mention my admiration for the brave firefighters that risk their own lives to save others.

Carr Fire: A Place in History

Redding Crash Sends Two Drivers to Hospital

Redding Crash Sends Two Drivers to Hospital

I’m Ed Smith, a Redding personal injury lawyer. On Tuesday, July 17, 2018, a local car accident left two men injured. Responding officers said that both men involved in the crash were taken to a local hospital to receive medical care. However, no information about the specific injuries that either man received has been reported so far. The accident took place in Redding shortly after sunrise and reportedly involved only two vehicles, a pickup truck, and an SUV. Redding Police Department (RPD) says that they are still trying to understand what factors may have caused this collision to happen.

Crash Details

Man Dies in Redding Area Accident

Man Dies in Redding Area Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Redding personal injury lawyer. Authorities reported a crash that occurred northeast of Redding on Saturday, July 14, 2018. California Highway Patrol (CHP) noted in their report that one man was left with fatal injuries as a result of the incident. Officers added that only one vehicle had been involved in the accident, which took place during the night in a rural Shasta County location. The man who lost his life in this crash has not yet been identified by county officials. My condolences are sent out to the individuals who have lost a friend and/or family member as a result of this tragic crash.

Accident Information

Two Killed in Fiery Crash North of Redding

Two Killed in Fiery Crash North of Redding

I’m Ed Smith, a Redding personal injury lawyer. According to local officials, two people tragically lost their lives in an area highway accident on Sunday, July 8, 2018. California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that the crash only involved one vehicle and ignited a brush fire in the area of Bella Vista that burned over 30 acres of dry grass, threatening area homes. CHP reports that they have not yet been able to determine the identities of the two fatally injured occupants of the vehicle. My heartfelt sympathy goes out to those who have suffered the loss of a loved one as a result of this crash.

Accident Information

Two Injured in Redding Highway Truck Accident

Two Injured in Redding Highway Truck Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Redding personal injury lawyer. Two men were injured and taken to a nearby hospital following a recent Redding highway crash. Local California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers said that the crash involved two big-rig trucks and trapped one driver and passenger inside of their vehicle for almost two whole hours. Multiple agencies assisted with removing the men from the semi and transporting them to care centers. The collision occurred on Highway Interstate 5 and was reported to be partially caused by traffic left by an earlier crash on the same highway. The earlier accident, which happened near Knighton Road, was reported to have not caused any injuries.

Collision Information

Major Injuries Sustained in Redding Accident

Major Injuries Sustained in Redding Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Redding personal injury lawyer. One man reportedly suffered major injuries after he was involved in an auto accident near Redding. California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported the crash shortly after it happened on Friday, June 15, 2018. CHP’s report states that the accident involved two separate vehicles and took place on Highway Interstate 5 just north of Redding. The injured man was identified as Edwin Sutton, a 65-year-old resident of the city of Milwaukie, Oregon. Medical officials reported that Sutton had partially recovered from his injuries and was in fair condition Friday night, several hours after the crash took place.

Collision Details

Woman-in-Critical-Condition-after-Redding-Crash

Woman in Critical Condition after Redding Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Redding personal injury lawyer. On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, a local traffic accident left one woman with significant injuries. Redding Police Department (RPD) responded to the crash. RPD reports that the crash happened in the early night on the southeastern side of Redding. On Thursday, June 14, hospital officials stated that the woman remained in critical condition at the Redding Mercy Medical Center. Authorities have not been able to identify the injured woman but reported that she may be around 60-years-old. No further updates on the woman’s identity or condition have been published so far.

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