Articles Tagged with Sacramento Pedestrian Accident lawyer

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New Pedestrian Laws Take Effect

I’m Ed Smith, a pedestrian accident lawyer in Sacramento. Pedestrians can hopefully breathe easier with a new clarification of the law on when a pedestrian can cross streets that utilize traffic signals.

When Can a Pedestrian Cross the Street?

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Surviving Pedestrian Accidents

I’m Ed Smith, a Pedestrian Accident Lawyer in Sacramento. When vehicle drivers ignore obvious traffic signals, speed or run red lights, pedestrians are often the ones who pay the highest price. Without any steel or other metal to protect their bodies, people walking down the street frequently wind up going to emergency rooms with severe or life-threatening injuries.

Nearly every year, about 4,700 or more United States residents die due to pedestrian injuries and another 71,000 must be rushed to hospitals due to accidents involving vehicles. Back in 2012, pedestrian deaths climbed to 14% of all traffic fatalities. Nearly three-fourths of these pedestrian fatalities occur in crowded urban areas as compared to more rural ones.

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Pedestrian Death in Folsom Boulevard Accident 

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento pedestrian accident lawyer. An accident in Sacramento recently resulted in a pedestrian death along Folsom Boulevard. I would like to take this opportunity to express my condolences to both the family and friends of the decedent.

Pedestrian Accident Details

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Pedestrian Killed in Sacramento

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento pedestrian accident lawyer. A woman wheeling a cart used for shopping was killed in Sacramento on November 14. The area surrounding the accident from Ethan Way to I-80 remained closed until later that morning.

Details of the Accident

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Pedestrian Death at Glenn Ellen Circle and 24th Street in Sacramento

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento pedestrian accident lawyer. A motor vehicle collision with a pedestrian resulted in the death of the pedestrian in Sacramento on November 6.

What Happened

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Pedestrian Dies on Interstate 5 After Being Hit by Multiple Vehicles 

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento pedestrian accident lawyer. An accident in Sacramento along Interstate 5 on October 16 claimed the life of a pedestrian as he attempted to cross the highway and was struck by multiple vehicles. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is encouraging anyone who knows anything regarding this tragic fatality to call.

What Happened?

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Sacramento Resident in Induced Coma After Pedestrian Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento pedestrian accident lawyer. An intersection accident in Sacramento’s downtown area has left a young man in a coma, and neighbors in this midtown area are questioning why it had to happen.

What Happened

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Family Hit While Crossing Watt Avenue

I am Ed Smith, a Sacramento Personal Injury Lawyer. In the afternoon on May 25, 2017, a Mother and her three young children were hit while crossing the street near the intersection of Watt Avenue and Arden Way near Arden Middle School. I hope for a speedy recovery for all those injured in the accident.

What Happened

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Sacramento Pedestrian Accidents Increase

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento pedestrian accident lawyer. Sacramento residents are concerned over an uptick in deadly pedestrian accidents in February. While 10 pedestrian deaths are normally recorded each year in the city, three occurred in February alone.

What Happened

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Carmichael Pedestrian Killed

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento pedestrian accident attorney. A woman was walking in Carmichael after leaving her work when she was struck by a vehicle. The pedestrian accident happened on Monday, September 26, 2016. Sadly, the woman suffered fatal injuries as a result of the impact.

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