Three-Car Accident in Henrico Ends With Man Being Arrested

Saturday night around 11:00 p.m. Henrico Police Officers were taken on a chase that ended in a crash involved three vehicles. The ordeal all started when Henrico Police spotted a vehicle with it’s headlights off and no plates near Broad Street and Libbie Avenue. Police tried to stop the car, but the driver proceed to speed away at high speeds. Officers decided not to continue to pursue the driver because of the high rate of speed and instead contacted the situation to dispatch for help from additional units.

Other officers on patrol spotted the vehicle traveling at high speeds on Broad Street near Target and Willow Lawn. The driver then attempted to pass through the intersection of Broad and Staples Mill Street, but the signal light had changed to red, and he had crashed into two other vehicles. The driver then attempted to flee on foot but was apprehended by Henrico Police.

The driver was charged with felony hit & run, reckless driving and other charges as a result of the accident, Henrico Police Officers were able to identify the driver as Markus L. A. Ronnie.

Luckily the passengers of the two cars in the accident did not sustain any serious injuries but were still transported to a medical center just to be sure they were okay.  If you or someone you know has been arrested for reckless driving in Henrico and are in need of legal representation contact our experienced Henrico reckless driving attorney right away.

Fiery Crash Kills Woman San Bernardino

A woman was reporting a truck that almost drove her off the road to San Bernardino’s authorities when she was killed during a crash that left her car in flames.

San Bernardino police officers was directed to the intersection of North E and West 8th Street at around 11:30 p.m., according to San Bernardino authorities. Rachel Welch, the 38-year-old victim from Westminster, was declared dead at the scene.

Authorities said Welch was talking on the phone with a San Bernardino police dispatcher before the incident occurred.

“It appears that Ms. Welch was attempting to catch up to the truck prior to losing control of her vehicle,” according to dispatch.

A witness claims the woman was speeding when she lost control of the 1999 Chevrolet Lumina, veered onto northbound lanes then drove into a sidewalk that made her vehicle flip over and crash into a wall. The car burst into flames shortly after.

If you or a loved one have been injured in a San Bernardino car accident, contact our San Bernardino personal injury attorney today.  Our experienced and dedicated injury attorneys will strive to ensure that your rights are protected and that you receive the entitled compensation you deserve.

 

Drunk Driver Sentenced After Killing Elderly Woman in El Cajon

Katie Ellison of El Cajon faces 21 years to life in prison after she struck and killed a 55-year-old woman while under the influence. Deputy District Attorney Cally Bright gave the court some insight of what occurred that night prior to the accident.

Katie Ellison works as an automotive mechanic and that night after work she had a few drinks.  She consumed one vodka mixed drink, a shot of Fireball whiskey, and later four shots of sake.

Ellison then got in her Toyota Yaris and started to make her was to Lakeside. Officials stated that she was proceeding at a notable speed when she struck 55-year-old Texas residents Lorraine Kennedy and her husband, David Sandel. The collision impaled onto Katie’s windshield and tossed David over a hundred feet away. Kennedy’s son and his girlfriend.

Authorities at the hospital reported that Ellison’s blood alcohol level was at .12%. Ellison admitted that he had a prior DUI conviction in that past. Ellison has been charged with second-degree murder, driving under the influence, driving with a .08 blood-alcohol level causing injury, and gross vehicular manslaughter with impaired. Katie has pleaded not guilty and can face twenty-one years to life in prison.

It’s tragic that Lorraine Kennedy lost her life in the accident September 25th of 2015. If you or someone you know have been injured in an accident it’s important to remember to contact a personal injury attorney in El Cajon right away.

 

Elderly Woman Killed In San Bernardino Accident on Interstate 10

California Highway Patrol Officers responded to a fatal accident that took place just after midnight Sunday morning. The crash occurred on the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 just west of Mountain View Avenue. According to officials, a 2003 Oldsmobile Alero was driving in the fast lane when it suddenly became disabled. A Toyota Camry soon crashed into the back of the disabled vehicle around 12:43 a.m.

The driver of the Camry was identified as 67-year-old Montebello resident Satoru Yamaguchi. Her 72-year-old passenger sustained severe injuries and passed away an hour after the accident occurred.

The 24-year-old driver of the Oldsmobile was identified as Daivon Parris of Moreno Valley. Investigators stated that drugs or alcohol did not play a part in the crash.

If you or someone you have been involved in a San Bernardino accident and are in need of help, contact our experienced personal injury attorneys in San Bernardino today.

Drunk Carjacker in Bellevue Tackled By Motorist After Crashing into Multiple Cars

Police have arrested a 32-year-old man after he crashed into seven vehicles and then attempted to carjack cars with occupants still inside. The chaos occurred near SE 38th Street and Factoria Boulevard SE Thursday afternoon.

Officials believe that the suspect was either high or drunk because of his erratic behavior. Witnesses stated that the deranged man got out of his vehicle and tried to open other cars with people still inside. He even attempted to pull people out of their vehicles while punching and kicking cars that were locked.

Other witnesses could he the suspect say that he need to get out of here over and over again. He even told one motorist that he was going to come with him if he didn’t get out of the car.

Two good Samaritans were able to tackle and restrain the 32-year-old man until Bellevue Police arrived. Police transported him to a hospital to be treated for injuries he received and was later booked into jail. Officers also reported that the man is a Lynnwood resident and had been released from jail a day before.

Fortunately everyone was safe and unharmed. If you have been arrested for a criminal offense in Bellevue and are not sure what to do? Contact our dedicated Bellevue criminal defense attorneys today.

 

San Bernardino County Fire Department Responds To Fiery Car Accident

A car accident in Victorville leaves a man injured after he crashed into a disabled car on Nisqualli Road near the intersection of Balsam and 11th Avenue, late Monday evening around 11:30 p.m.

The occupants of the disabled Dodge Neon stopped and got out of the vehicle to see what had gone wrong when they were suddenly hit by a darker sedan. Luckily, all of the Dodge Neons passengers were out of harms way when the collision occurred.

San Bernardino Fire ad Police personnel arrived shortly after received the report of the accident to find witnesses pulling the driver of the dark sedan out of the burning vehicle.

More witnesses stated that other cars had close calls with the darker car since it’s lights weren’t on. The driver of the dark sedan sustained minor injuries and was transported to a local medical center.

Fortunately, everyone involved in the accident did not receive any serious injuries. It’s important to contact the authorities immediately if you witness or are injured in a car accident in San Bernardino. Our dedicated personal injury attorneys in San Bernardino can help you today.

Man’s Leg Severed After Steel Pipe Flew Off Truck in San Bernardino

Police are now investigating a pedestrian accident that took place around 10:00 a.m. in San Bernardino Thursday morning.  According to authorities, 25-year-old Consumers Pipe and Supply employee, Daivd Guerra was driving a flatbed truck north on Tippecanoe when the accident occurred.

The truck was carrying a load of 14-inch pipes when one became airborne and stuck 60-year-old landscaper. The pipe severed the mans leg and was taken to Loma Linda University Medical Center.  San Bernardino police stated the the man is in critical condition.

Unfortunatly, the elderly landscaper sccumbed to his injuries and was pronouced dead at the medical center. If you or a family member have been involved/injuried in a San Bernardino County accident and are not sure what to do? Call our dedicated San Bernardino accident attorneys today.

Male Suspect Charged and Arrested for Killing Two-Year-Old Boy

53-year-old San Bernardino resident has been arrested for a hit-and-run crash that killed a 2-year-old boy in San Bernardino early September, California Highway Patrol stated Wednesday.

A family member described the tragedy to authorities; the boy had seen his uncle on the other side of the street and was jetting across to greet him when he was hit by a car. 53-year-old Jose Enrique Vasquez was arrested on suspicion of a felony hit-and-run crash that caused the death of 2-year-old Jonathan Montes, who was hit while he crossed the street in front of his home on September 1st.

California Highway Patrol investigators used video to determine the vehicle involved which was a Toyota Echo, Vasquez was later identified as the alleged driver who drove the vehicle, CHP Officer Brian Alvarez stated at a news conference Wednesday.

He added that Vasquez was driving the vehicle, that was registered to someone else who lived near the area of the San Bernardino crash. Vasquez does not have a California driver license.

It hasn’t been revealed whether drugs or alcohol were involved in the crash. The boy was declared brain dead two days after being hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. The boy sustained a broken neck, brain swelling, bruised kidneys, and fluid was filling the right lung. Vasquez was being held on a $50,000 bail at the West Valley Detention Center.

Authorities revealed the vehicle that struck the boy was traveling about 40 mph in a 25 mph zone. The collision sent the boy airborne, flying 100 feet before he landed on the pavement, according to investigators.

The loss of a loved one can be extremely difficult without help, if you or a loved one have been in an accident, contact an experienced San Bernardino car accident attorney from the offices of Guldjian Law APC for a free legal consultation.

Guldjian Law APC has successfully represented clients in San Bernardino, Rialto, Fontana, Ontario, Rancho Cucamonga.

San Bernardino Car Accident Kills 41-Year-Old Man

San Bernardino Police responded to a fatal car accident that occurred at the intersection of Del Rosa Avenue and Highland Avenue shortly after 10:00 p.m.

According to officials, there were three vehicles involved; a taxi cab, a Chevy Suburban, and a Honda Civic.  The taxicab was waiting for the red light to change at the intersection when it was violently rear-ended by the Chevy Suburban.  The force of the impact sent both cars into the intersection where they crashed into the Honda Civic, who was making a left turn onto Highland Avenue.

25-year-old Honda Civic driver was identified as Gloria Alva, she luckily only sustained minor injuries.  The driver of the taxi was transported to St. Bernadine’s Hospital for moderate injuries he received in the San Bernardino car accident. His passenger, 41-year-old Cesar Figueroa, unfortunately, was pronounced dead at the scene; he suffered severe injuries from the accident.

Police are now searching for the two individuals what were in the Chevy Suburban after they fled the scene on foot and remained at large.

If you or a family member have been injured in a San Bernardino car accident, contact our San Bernardino personal injury attorney today.  Our experienced and dedicated injury attorneys will strive to ensure that your rights are protected and that you receive the rightful settlement you deserve.

Seattle Police Department Cracks Down on Major Criminals In West Seattle

Seattle Police is now searching for more than 85 notorious criminals in the West Seattle area.  Police have identified and named all suspects, and now are on the hunt to bring them to justice.  All thanks to the help of local West Seattlites.

“If we can identify those wrongdoers out to commit crime and take things that don’t belong to them, then we can arrest them and have substantial impact on those crime numbers,” said Sean Whitcomb with the Seattle Police Department.

More than twenty-five of the eighty criminals have been arrested, and crime rates have decreased dramatically in some areas. Aggravated assaults have dropped by 30-percent year to date while home burglaries are down 10-percent, and car thefts have decreased by 6-percent.

Even though Seattle Police had surveillance and fingerprints of the criminals, they still depended on information from people of the West Seattle community.

If you have been charged with a criminal offense in Seattle, it’s important to contact a Seattle criminal defense attorney to ensure that you and your fights are protected.