Car Accidents

San Carlos, CA - One Killed in Dump Truck Accident at Crestview Dr & Edmonds Rd

San Carlos, CA – One Killed in Dump Truck Accident at Crestview Dr & Edmonds Rd

San Carlos, CA (March 3, 2021) – A dump truck and a Buick sedan collided in San Carlos on Tuesday afternoon, March 2, leaving one person dead. According to reports from authorities, the crash was reported around 2:05 p.m. at Crestview Drive and Edmonds Road. The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that firefighters and paramedics began life-saving measures on the male driver and sole occupant of the Buick, but he died of his injuries. The [...]

3.2 San Jose, CA - One Killed, Several Injured in Four-Car Crash on Hwy 101 at Alum Rock Ave

San Jose, CA – One Killed, Several Injured in Four-Car Crash on Hwy 101 at Alum Rock Ave

San Jose, CA (March 2, 2021) – One person died in a fiery four-vehicle accident on a San Jose highway Tuesday morning, March 2. Authorities say that the collision was reported around 8:05 a.m. on northbound Highway 101, just south of the Alum Rock Avenue exit. Officer Ross Lee of the California Highway Patrol said that a motorcycle officer came across the crash moments after it happened and found a tow truck and a sedan on fire. They were both [...]

Jurupa Valley, CA - Two Killed, Two Injured in Amazon Truck Crash at Van Buren Blvd & 56th St

Jurupa Valley, CA – Two Killed, Two Injured in Amazon Truck Crash at Van Buren Blvd & 56th St

Jurupa Valley, CA (March 1, 2021) – Two people are dead and two Riverside County sheriff’s deputies have been hospitalized after an Amazon delivery truck slammed into a sheriff’s patrol vehicle on Saturday evening. Authorities say that the initial crash took place at 5:54 p.m. at the intersection of Van Buren Boulevard and 56th Street. According to reports from the California Highway Patrol, that accident investigation was being handled by two members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. CHP Riverside [...]

Rio Vista, CA - Two Victims Injured in Car Accident on Hwy 160 at Hwy 12

Rio Vista, CA – Two Victims Injured in Car Accident on Hwy 160 at Hwy 12

Rio Vista, CA (February 28, 2021) – A traffic accident on Highway 160 left two people injured and the roadway temporarily closed on Sunday morning, February 28. Rio Vista Fire Department officials said that the accident happened just north of Highway 12 around 10:30 a.m. Two people were taken to local hospitals via ambulance for treatment. It’s unclear how the crash occurred, though Rio Vista officers were on the scene to collect evidence and piece together the events leading up [...]

2.27 Oakland, CA - Man Killed, Two Injured in Four-Car Crash at International Blvd & Seminary Ave

Oakland, CA – Man Killed, Two Injured in Four-Car Crash at International Blvd & Seminary Ave

Oakland, CA (February 27, 2021) – A San Lorenzo man died and two other people sustained serious injuries in a four-vehicle collision late Tuesday evening, February 24, in East Oakland. Officers were on patrol around 11:30 p.m. when they saw a Chevrolet Camaro speeding eastbound on International Boulevard. Shortly afterward, the Chevy hit a Ford Explorer that was also eastbound and stopped at a red light at the intersection of International Blvd. and Seminary Avenue, according to troopers. Following the wreck, [...]

San Leandro, CA - One Killed, Two Injured in Nine-Car Crash on I-880 at Washington Ave

San Leandro, CA – One Killed, Two Injured in Nine-Car Crash on I-880 at Washington Ave

San Leandro, CA (February 24, 2021) – A multi-vehicle crash killed one person and injured two other people on Tuesday morning on Interstate 880, authorities said. Officers with the Alameda County Police Department responded to the accident around 9:48 a.m. The wreck occurred in the southbound I-880 lanes near Washington Avenue and initial reports stated that at least six vehicles were involved. Officers with the California Highway Patrol, also responding to the scene, said on Tuesday afternoon that police eventually [...]

Oroville, CA - Three Killed, Several Injured in Two-Car Crash on Larkin Rd

Oroville, CA – Three Killed, Several Injured in Two-Car Crash on Larkin Rd

Oroville, CA (February 23, 2021) – A head-on collision between two vehicles killed three people and sent several other victims to a local hospital on Monday afternoon. According to Oroville Public Safety Director Joe Deal, who oversees both the police and fire departments in the town, first responders received a call around 2:00 p.m. for a crash on Larkin Road. The area was closed for approximately three hours as agencies responded to the crash and investigated. All three people killed in [...]

2.22 Watsonville, CA - One Killed, One Injured in Fatal Wrong-Way Car Accident on Hwy 1

Watsonville, CA – One Killed, One Injured in Fatal Wrong-Way Car Accident on Hwy 1

Watsonville, CA (February 22, 2021) – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol say that a 45-year-old Moss Landing woman was killed on Sunday in an early-morning wrong-way crash on Highway 1. The CHP responded to the crash shortly after midnight and say that it occurred in the southbound lanes of Hwy 1 near Main Street. The victim, a front-seat passenger riding with a 46-year-old man driving a 2002 BMW, was fatally injured when a driver in a 2015 Nissan struck [...]

Sacramento, CA - Two Killed, Three Injured in Head-on Car Crash at Jefferson Blvd & Locks Dr

Sacramento, CA – Two Killed, Three Injured in Head-on Car Crash at Jefferson Blvd & Locks Dr

Sacramento, CA (February 19, 2021) – Two parents driving home with their children were killed when their vehicle was hit head-on in West Sacramento on Monday evening. Per reports from the West Sacramento Police Department, the accident occurred around 11:30 p.m. At that time, the two vehicles collided in the area of Jefferson Boulevard and Locks Drive, and the mother and father, who had their two children in the vehicle with them, died from their injuries at the scene. Police say [...]

Oakland, CA - One Dead, One Injured After Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash on I-580 at Edwards Ave

Oakland, CA – One Dead, One Injured After Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash on I-580 at Edwards Ave

Oakland, CA (February 15, 2021) – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol are seeking witnesses to help with an investigation after a fatal hit-and-run accident that left one woman dead and a man hospitalized. Per officers’ initial reports, the wreck briefly closed Interstate 580 lanes. Authorities said on Sunday that officers responded shortly after 3:10 p.m. to eastbound I-580, just west of the Edwards Avenue off-ramp for a report of a collision. CHP Officer Sean Layton said that when officers [...]