Ride-sharing has emerged as an important new way of getting many people in California from point A to point B.
A serious criminal investigation is underway in Lodi, California, after five people were killed in a tragic car crash last week. All five people were members of the same family, a man, a pregnant woman, and three young children - ages 11, 7 and 5. Another child, 9, was critically injured in the collision.
Disturbing details have come out regarding the deadly car accident that took the life of a young model in Poway, California, last month. The collision took place early in the morning on June 20 when a car ran a red light and struck a fire truck in an intersection.
A family is grieving after a fatal head-on collision just north of San Diego. According the California Highway Patrol, a young man who graduated from Poway High School was heading west on State Route 56 toward Black Mountain Road when an SUV began to drift leftward toward the center median.
A Murrieta man who was involved in a serious motorcycle accident several weeks ago died last week from injuries sustained in the crash. The day of the accident, the man was riding his motorcycle northeast of San Diego in Aguanga when he apparently lost control of his motorcycle.
A 57-year-old San Diego man died tragically last weekend when he was hit by a suspected drunk driver. The man was reportedly crossing Mission Bay Drive in Pacific Beach when a Volkswagen Beetle driven by a 54-year-old woman hit him. It is unclear whether the driver saw the man before she hit him.
Two years ago, a woman who was driving drunk caused a tragic accident. At the time of the crash, the woman's blood alcohol content was reportedly three times the legal limit. She allegedly crashed her SUV into a vehicle that was pulled over and the SUV then rolled over. The woman was ejected from the vehicle in the crash and her fiancé, who was also in the vehicle, was partially ejected from the SUV.
This past weekend, a couple was riding their motorcycle when a tragic accident occurred. The couple had stopped to make a left turn, but the car behind them did not stop and collided with the couple's motorcycle. The husband was injured in the collision, and the wife was killed.
Earlier this month, a U.S. Coast Guard officer was killed in a boat accident that federal officials believe was related to illegal drug-smuggling operations between Mexico and the United States. As such, two Mexican nationals are now facing criminal charges in connection with the officer's death.
A California father has filed a wrongful death lawsuit in connection with a boating accident that took the life of the plaintiff's wife and 12-year-old daughter. The lawsuit alleges that the driver of the motorboat that struck the family's boat was intoxicated at the time of the crash, and that he is therefore responsible for the fatalities and injuries that resulted.