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Freeway 118 Crash Involving Semi Injures Four

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An early morning crash last Friday morning, October 18, on 118 Freeway near Porter Ranch left four people injured. The accident involved four vehicles, including a semi-truck. According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident, which was reported at about 8 a.m., led to the closure of the Tampa Avenue... Read more »

Electric Scooter Accidents: The Hidden Dangers

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If you live in Southern California, you’ve probably noticed the latest rage in urban transportation – the pay-as-you-go electric scooter. They are convenient, fast and easy to operate, and – best of all—you can find one on just about every street corner. E-scooters are marketed as an eco-friendly alternative to... Read more »

Safety Tips for Driving at Night

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It’s no secret that driving at night is inherently more dangerous than daytime driving. There are a few reasons for this. Fatigue and falling asleep behind the wheel are a major cause of car wrecks. Visibility is also poor. And there’s a greater likelihood of driving in the proximity of... Read more »

Keep Your Teen Driver Safe on the Road

Handing a teen the keys to the family car is a hallmark experience; watching a child exercise mobility is often exciting yet tempered with anxiety over the dangers they may encounter. Unfortunately, parents have plenty of reason to be worried about their teens driving. Car crashes are the leading cause... Read more »

3-Vehicle Crash Kills Transient in Echo Park

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A three-vehicle accident left a man dead in Echo Park on Wednesday, July 18. Los Angeles police responded to the crash under the 101 Freeway overpass, near Coronado Street and Bellevue Avenue. The report was made just before 1:30 in the afternoon. The name of the deceased individual hasn’t yet... Read more »

Are Motorcycles Safer Than Cars?

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Southern California is lucky enough to have motorcycle-friendly weather through most of the year but in other parts of the country, bikes are starting to come out of winter storage. Before hitting the road, take time to think about sharing the road safely. Motorcycles and cars – which are safer?... Read more »

Is Uber or Lyft Cheaper in LA?

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Whether you need transport to LAX, or a late-night pick-up from your favorite bar, rideshare services are fast, convenient and affordably priced. Uber and Lyft dominate the app-based ride service connecting passengers with drivers, and if you’re like most people on a budget, you’re thrilled to have an alternative to... Read more »

3 Tragic Car Accidents in One Week in L.A.

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No information gets across how dangerous Southern California roads can be than looking at the car accidents that occur in one representative week. Here is a look at the 3 fatal car accidents occurring during one week in the Los Angeles area. Driver Dead, Deputy Injured in Suspected DUI near... Read more »