September 9, 2019

Ellis Law Corporation

News

Installation of Rainbow Halos for Los Angeles Crash Victims Begins

Southern Californians may soon notice art installations at selected intersections around Los Angeles. They show a person’s portrait, surrounded by a rainbow-like disc and a plaque. The installations, dubbed “Rainbow Halos,” commemorate people killed in traffic accidents around the city, at the spot where they were killed. They include pedestrians, cyclists, and vehicle occupants. Rainbow…

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June 24, 2019

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News

San Dimas Crash Snarls Traffic

A two-vehicle crash in San Dimas on June 20 backed up traffic as CalTrans waited for a tow truck and other personnel to arrive. Video footage of the crash showed that the front of at least one vehicle was severely crumpled. It was not immediately known whether there were any injuries. At least one family…

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June 18, 2019

Ellis Law Corporation

News

Two Killed, Five Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident

Two people were killed and five injured in a multi-vehicle accident on June 12. One of the injured, a 15-year-old, was in critical condition. The accident took place on the 71 Freeway in Chino Hills, near Butterfield Ranch Road, around 8:15 a.m. A box truck in the southbound lanes apparently rear-ended a sedan initially. The…

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May 6, 2019

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News

One Confirmed Dead in 10 Freeway Crash Involving Metro Bus

One person is confirmed dead after a fiery crash involving a Metro bus. According to the California Highway Patrol, a Silver Line Metro Bus was traveling on the 10 freeway when it came to an abrupt halt due to a mechanical issue. This caused the car traveling behind it to rear-end the bus. According to…

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November 30, 2018

Ellis Law Corporation

Auto Accident

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 of teen deaths, and in…

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October 24, 2018

Ellis Law Corporation

Truck Accident

Freeway 118 Crash Involving Semi Injures Four

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 exit ramp as well as…

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October 10, 2018

Ellis Law Corporation

Auto Accident

Electric Scooter Accidents: The Hidden Dangers

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 cars for short distance travel,…

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October 5, 2018

Ellis Law Corporation

Auto Accident

Safety Tips for Driving at Night

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 another driver who is impaired…

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