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March 18, 2019

SJSU Students Say Goodbye to E-Scooters On Campus

Leaders at San Jose State University (SJSU) have had enough of all e-devices. A new SJSU ordinance effective in February 2019 bans anyone from operating e-scooters, e-skateboards, and e-bikes on the university’s campus.

Ever since e-scooters were introduced into San Jose one year ago, SJSU police have received hundreds of complaints related to these devices. Some of the most common complaints police have responded to involve e-scooters parked in hazardous areas and people tripping on the devices.

Immediately after this law went into place on February 25, 2019, SJSU gathered over 80 rentable e-scooters…

   

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March 14, 2019

Bicyclist hit by Semi-Truck Critically Injured Near Turlock

A cyclist is in critical condition after being hit by a big rig truck on Monday, March 11, 2019. The crash happened around 6 p.m. as the cyclist rode his bike down Greenway Avenue and attempted to cross Lander Avenue.

California Highway Patrol says that that the driver of the semi-truck saw the cyclist and tried to swerve, but it was too late. Greenway has a stop sign at its intersection with Lander, but Lander has no stop signs, and it’s unknown if the cyclist had stopped at the stop sign. He was taken to a Modesto hospital with critical…

   

Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

March 11, 2019

Cyclist on Ford GoBike Killed in South of Market

On Friday, March 8, 2019, a Berkeley woman was involved in a fatal crash in South of Market on Howard Street just before she made it to the intersection at 6th Street.

According to Examiner, some witnesses say that the cyclist was hit by a commercial box truck while attempting to avoid a car’s door.

We are deeply saddened to hear of this devastating crash which would have almost definitely been prevented by a protected bike lane.

Howard Street Needs More Protected Bike Lanes.

Howard Street’s protected bike lanes from 6th Street to 11th Street were approved by the San Francisco Municipal…

   

Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

March 04, 2019

Woman Cyclist Killed While Driving in Traffic

A car struck a 62-year-old woman riding her bicycle on Railroad Avenue gravely injuring her. The accident happened near 15th Avenue around 7 a.m., Friday, March 1, 2019. According to officials at the scene, the driver of the car that struck her stayed at the scene and was cooperating with police.

The injured cyclist was taken to Henry May Newhall Hospital where she was pronounced dead. The accident is under investigation, and neither alcohol nor distracted driving is thought to be a factor in the crash.

Driving in Traffic

To many, riding a bicycle in traffic might seem counter-intuitive. However, without…

   

Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

February 26, 2019

Dad and Kid Injured Crossing Street in Santa Barbara

A father and daughter were riding their bikes and hit by a Toyota Tacoma when the crossed the street. The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. at the intersection of Castillo and Padre streets on Monday, February 25. According to witnesses at the scene, bystanders pulled the two out from under the truck before first responders arrived.

Officials say that the daughter was not wearing a helmet, and that the two were crossing at an intersection with no crosswalk. The father was taken to a local hospital with moderate injuries and the girl was treated at the scene.

Street Crossing Accidents

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Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

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