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Girl, 5, hit by runaway school bus in Moreno Valley

A bus hit a five-year-old girl in Moreno Valley Monday at about 2:30 p.m., critically injuring her. At the time of the accident, the girl was standing on the sidewalk outside of Box Springs Elementary ...
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Pit Bulls Attack Riverside Woman

Three pit bulls attacked a woman in Riverside Monday night. The dog attack happened about 10:20 p.m. Leesa Lyon was walking with her teenage daughter inside their apartment complex in the 3900 block ...
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Pedestrian Hit by Car in Santa Monica Seriously Injured

A teenage boy crossing a Santa Monica street on Thursday suffered serious injuries when he was struck by a car. The accident happened at about 12:15 p.m. at the intersection of Ocean Park Blvd. and 14 ...
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Big-Rig Runs Red Light; 2 Victims Critically Injured

A big-rig ran a red light on Monday, causing a multi-vehicle collision in San Clemente. The accident happened at about 11 a.m. on the off-ramp of the southbound I-5 Freeway at Avenida Pico. The ...
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Injured in an Accident and Need a Home Caregiver?

I recently took on a case involving a pedestrian who was hit by a car, and suffered serious injuries. She lives alone, and her injuries made it difficult, if not impossible, for her to do chores at ...
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Fleeing Hit-and-Run Driver Injures 4

Four people were injured in Woodland Hills on Saturday in a multi-vehicle car accident involving a hit-and-run driver. The accident happened about 11:30 a.m. The driver of a red Chrysler Sebring was ...
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Mother Gets 19 Years for DUI Accident that Killed Daughter

A mother whose drunk driving accident resulted in her daughter's death was sentenced to 19 years in prison on Friday. The accident happened in January 2011. Temecula resident Karen Faye Honeycutt, ...
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Big-Rig Crash on 405 Freeway

A big-rig accident on the 405 freeway this morning resulted in a SigAlert on the southbound I-405. According to CHP officer Denise Quesada, the big-rig crash happened at about 7:26 a.m., just south of ...
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Can an Accident Cause Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)?

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) or reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD) is a condition characterized by intense pain that is out of proportion to the severity of the initial trauma. Nerve impulses ...
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Can I get an Advance on my Los Angeles Personal Injury Case?

If you have suffered serious injuries in an accident, an attorney at our Los Angeles law firm may be able to get you a cash advance on your personal injury case. You may be unable to work if ...
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Pedestrian Hit by Driver at City of Santa Monica's July 4th Parade

Reminiscent of the Santa Monica Farmer’s Market tragedy in 2003, in which 10 people were killed when an elderly driver drove through a crowded Farmer’s Market, a child watching Santa ...
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Can A Car Accident Cause Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Insurance adjusters will tell you that carpal tunnel syndrome is a repetitive stress injury and that it cannot be caused by a car accident. Baloney. Car accidents can absolutely cause carpal tunnel ...
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Insurance Company Offered the Policy Limit on my Auto Accident Claim - Do I Need an Attorney?

If you suffer serious injuries in an auto accident which was the fault of another driver, that driver's insurance company may offer you the policy limit, even if you don't have an attorney ...
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Should I go to the Emergency Room right after an Accident?

If you were injured in an accident, you should go directly from the scene to the emergency room, preferably by ambulance. Whether it was an auto accident, motorcycle accident, bicycle accident, slip ...
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Bitten by a Relative's Dog. Should I Sue?

Most often, dog bites are caused by a relative's dog, a neighbor's dog, or a friend's dog. You may be reluctant to sue your relative (neighbor, friend), even if you suffered serious injury in a dog ...
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Unhappy with your Personal Injury Attorney? Get a Free Second Opinion.

Over the years, we've taken on many Los Angeles personal injury cases where the client already had an attorney, but was unhappy with him and chose to change attorneys. The complaints we heard from ...
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Should you have Epidural Steroid Injections Before or After your Personal Injury Case Settles?

If you have suffered a serious neck or back injury due to an accident, your doctor may recommend epidural steroid injections. Epidural steroid injections are injections of corticosteroid medication ...
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