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Blog Posts in February, 2011

Pdeestrian Stuck and Killed byDrunk Driver

A 25-year old Pacifica pedestrian was struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver early Sunday morning. Scott Garrigan was walking along Skyline Boulevard near Sharp Park Road when he was struck by ...
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Mediation in Personal Injury Cases

If you have to file a personal injury lawsuit to protect your rights, chances are you will try mediation with the other party. Typically, mediation is conducted with the attorney for the injured ...
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Pedestrian Nearly Killed in Hit-and-Run Accident

An 18-year old San Jose pedestrian was struck by a minivan and then dragged some 700 feet early Sunday morning. The victim, Erika Luna, is in serious condition and may not walk again. The pedestrian ...
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Police Officer Rear Ended On Motorcycle

An Emeryville police officer was rear-ended at the intersection of 43rd and San Pablo last Tuesday evening. The accident happened when a driver failed to stop for a pedestrian, rear-ending the ...
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Taxicab and Limousine Crash, Injuring 5 Passengers and 2 Pedestrians

An early morning car accident involving a taxicab and a limousine injured 5 passengers and two pedestrians who were injured when a light fixture from a light pole struck by one of the cars involved in ...
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Pedestrian Injuries

According to NHTSA statistics, a pedestrian is struck by a car roughly every 9 minutes. In the year 2009, there were 59,000 pedestrians injured by cars or trucks. Of those 59,000 pedestrian accidents, ...
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Pedestrian Struck and Killed By Hit and Run Driver

A 16-year old pedestrian was hit and killed by a pickup truck in Bakersfield today. Victoria Peterson was walking home at 8:10 a.m. when a truck struck and killed her. She was taken to the hospital ...
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Car Accident on 880 In Oakland Brings Traffic to a Halt

A multi-car hit-and-run car accident on southbound 880 in Oakland sent one person to the Highland Hospital with injuries and snarled traffic for hours. Highway Patrol officers were unable to say what ...
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