Hit and Run Driver Sought in Actor’s Death
I’m Ed Smith, a Ventura car accident lawyer. Readers may recall an accident in Ojai on July 6 that claimed the life of director and actor John Slade, who was with the Kingsmen Shakespeare Company. The accident was reported as a one-vehicle crash. Now, representatives of the California Highway Patrol have reported that the accident was caused by a hit and run driver. The CHP is seeking help from the public in locating the other individual who was involved in this crash that took Slade’s life.
I’m Ed Smith, a Ventura car accident lawyer. A one vehicle accident in Ojai on July 7 claimed the life of a popular local actor and director for the Kingsmen Shakespeare Company. John Slade, a resident of Ojai, died while driving from a rehearsal for “Julius Caesar” back to his home. No details are available on how the accident occurred, or what may have precipitated the crash.
I want to extend my sympathy to Mr. Slade’s family and friends for this tragic loss.
Four-car Accident Sends Two to Hospital in Ventura
I’m Ed Smith, a Ventura car accident lawyer. A four-car accident in the city of Ventura on July 8 caused multiple injuries with two of the injured persons taken to a hospital. The crash is being investigated by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) to discover the reason the accident happened and to determine fault.
Ventura County Head-On Crash Kills Three on Highway 1
I’m Ed Smith, a Ventura car accident lawyer. A July 5 head-on crash near Mugu Rock in Ventura County caused the death of three persons and injured two others. The violent accident is currently under investigation by the California Highway Patrol as to the reason for the crash.
Two Vehicle Crash on State Route 118 Ends in Serious Injury
I’m Ed Smith, a Ventura car accident lawyer. A two-vehicle crash at Simi Valley along California State Route 118 left one man critically injured and resulted in the arrest of both drivers, who are under suspicion of DUI.
The Use of Drones at Accident Sites
The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office is using drones to help map accidents, look for people who are missing and photograph crime scenes. The drones can also be used in conjunction with the fire department to map brush fires. The ability to videotape where accidents have occurred may be helpful at crash sites and in cases where a crash has been caused by a negligent driver.
I’m Ed Smith, a Ventura car accident lawyer. A run-off road crash at Gibraltar Road on June 26 resulted in the death of two residents of Ventura. The driver, also from Ventura, has been arrested for possibly driving drunk, according to a representative of the California Highway Patrol.
My thoughts and prayers are with the families of the deceased teens and others injured in the crash.
Celebrating the 4th at the Ventura Street Fair
I’m Ed Smith, a Ventura car accident lawyer. This year’s 4th of July street fair theme is “Sea to Shining Sea,” and will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. along Main Street from Fir to Mission Park. Ventura residents look forward to the Independence Day events in the city every year, and this year will be no exception. Over 30,000 people are expected to attend.