A local cyclist is facing vehicular manslaughter charges after a serious Castro Street pedestrian accident that killed an elderly pedestrian. Prosecutors allege that the 36-year-old cyclist was speeding through local streets and running red lights in attempt to break a speed record for that particular bike route.
A San Francisco musician was killed in a motorcycle accident recently. SF Weekly reports that the musician and his wife were hit by an Audi at the corner of Fulton Street and 30th Avenue in San Francisco on Sunday, June 10.
Welterweight Boxer Paul Williams was recently left paralyzed after a serious motorcycle accident and physicians are unsure whether the popular boxer will walk again.
The boxer was injured on May 25 in the Atlanta area. The motorcycle crash happened when the boxer attempted to avoid an oncoming car after moving away from another car in the lane next to him. It appears that this is one of the many motorcycle accidents that happen every day due to the failure of car drivers to see motorcyclists, although all of the details of the crash have not been reported.
A 20-year-old California woman is facing criminal charges after causing a fatal distracted driving motorcycle accident last April. Authorities say that the woman was texting and speeding when she hit a motorcycle with her pickup truck. The motorcycle was pushed over 330 feet and there is evidence that the woman did not brake before, during, or after the crash.
A motorcycle accident in San Francisco’s Richmond District killed one person and left another in critical condition. Authorities say that the accident happened Sunday evening around 6:40 p.m. at the intersection of Fulton Street and 30th Avenue. The motorcycle reportedly entered the intersection and became pinned under an Audi.
The Dolan Law Firm is pleased to announce that The Commerce Insurance Company of Massachusetts recently agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a client’s case even though the defendant only had a $100,000 liability insurance policy.
The Dolan Law Firm is pleased to announce a recent $ 5,000,000.00 settlement on behalf of a young woman and her husband whose lives were forever changed by the reflex sympathetic dystrophy that the woman developed after her Vespa scooter crashed on dangerous railroad tracks on a city street.
Cars are safer now than ever. A recent report indicates that car accident fatalities are at 50 year lows and new car designs will continue to drive the number of car accident deaths down for the foreseeable future.