GLENDALE- Glendale offered a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a hit-and-run driver. The driver allegedly killed an 81-year-old Glendale man, Martiros Arutyunyan, who was legally crossing Broadway from Belmont Street in Glendale.
CALIFORNIA-In California, more than 60 cities and many counties have ended red-light camera programs since the data suggests that the cameras do not lower the risk or probability of accidents or injury-related accidents.
POMONA — A 71-year-old man suffered injuries when he was struck by a roadster at the an exhibition hall at the Pomona Fairplex. The injured man was flown to a hospital to treat his injuries as a result of the accident.
ARCADIA- Fire engine units from Monrovia and Pasadena Fire Departments responded to a traffic collision with the occupants trapped on Baldwin Avenue. The driver was traveling at a high rate of speed and hit a tree.
GLENDORA-A 79-year -old bicyclist was in critical condition after his bicycle was struck by a car in Glendora. The accident occurred at Foothill Boulevard and Elwood Avenue. The bicyclist was ejected into the air, and was not breathing when paramedics arrived. He was revived and was taken to the hospital.
Pasadena-A huge multiple car involving six vehicles that partially closed the 210 freeway in Pasadena in November. The multiple car accident occurred at about 12:15 a.m. and three trucks and three small cars were involved in the wreck in Pasadena. The accident occurred in the transition from the eastbound 210 Freeway to the eastbound 134 Freeway.
Glendale-The statistics from last year revealed traffic-related fatalities increased by 200% from 2012. Traffic accidents as a whole have increased throughout Glendale, although California as a state has seen an overall increase in fatalities and auto and car accidents, not only in Glendale. As for the city of Glendale, experts believe the cut in city funding and distractions caused by cell phone use has lead to the increase in accidents.
ROSEMEAD– An unnamed man in his twenties crashed his Nissan 300ZX into a legal office located in Rosemead. The driver was not hurt and the business was closed at the time of the incident, however the crash caused a lot of damage to the property. The police did not suspect the driver to be under the influence at the time of the crash.
If you would like more information, please call the Glendale Personal Injury Law Center at (818) 480-5788.