Crash Into California Aqueduct In Hesperia Kills One

Hesperia authorities responded to the scene of an accident at the California Aqueduct on Escondido Avenue and Main Street. Water flow was shut off after deputies discovered a 2017 Kia Forte submerged in the channel. The vehicle was located south of the Main Street...

Man Charged In Fatal Van Nuys Hit & Run Car Crash

September 6, 2017, Van Nuys: A female cyclist was riding her bike along Sepulveda Boulevard near Stagg Street in Van Nuys at about 11:25 p.m. on September 6th, 2017, when she was struck by a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. After the woman was struck,...

Guernville Man Killed In Fatal Crash

William Guerne was westbound on River Road near Slusser Road at about 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 when his 2003 Dodge 2500 pickup crossed the double-yellow lines and sideswiped an oncoming Peterbilt dump truck driven by Juan Salasrangel, 63, of Santa Rosa....

Fatal Car Accident Near Redwood City

A man was killed after his Volkswagen sedan crashed through a fence, stopped on a railway track and was hit by a commuter train. The driver was identified by the San Mateo County Coroner's Office as 29-year-old Pierre Meloty. A maintenance railroad train traveling to...

Truck Accident Reported In Northwest Bakersfield

The accident occurred around 4:45 AM on August 20, 2017. The crash blocked lanes near Olive Drive and Coffee Road in Northwest Bakersfield. The roadway was shut down for many hours while crews cleaned up a mixture of solvent and paint that had spilled from the truck....

2 Children Killed In Oakland Car Crash

Two children who perished in a collision in East Oakland on August 16, 2017, have been identified by the Alameda County coroner's agency as 11-year-old Nixon Lopez and 6-year-old Ezequias Lopez.   A Chrysler 300 was traveling west on International and collided...

Bicyclist Killed In Fresno Accident

August 15, 2017: Fresno authorities are investigating a deadly crash between an automobile and a bicyclist who allegedly rode through a red light at Cedar and Needles in northeast Fresno. The wreck was reported at 12:01 p.m. Witnesses stated that there was a man...

Protections for Low-Income Motorists With Traffic Tickets

In California, many low-income motorists are forced to choose between paying a traffic ticket and paying rent or buying food. The state has some of the highest traffic fines in the country. California's fines and add-on fees for a minor violation can cause a $100...