Category Archives: Los Angeles

Will Autonomous Vehicles Make Roads Safer?

When it comes to quality cars, Germany has dominated for decades with its luxury brands, like BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Audi. It is no surprise then that they are at the forefront of the race to create an autonomous vehicle that will propel us, on “Highway Pilot,” into the future. While here in our own hub […]

Does Banning Cell Phones Make Roads Safer?

Let’s face it: driving is dangerous. In an attempt to make our roads safer, many states have cracked down on the use of cell phones while driving. California State and Cell Phone California is one of those states. Ever since July 2008, the state of California has banned the use of handheld cell phones, texting […]

Lane-Splitting Remains Legal in California

If you are the owner of a motorcycle, you are most likely well aware of the controversy surrounding lane-splitting. In fact, it’s very likely that the ability to slip between cars in times of congestion is one of the reasons you got your motorcycle in the first place. In a sense, your bike allows you […]

Fatal Car Accident Wreaked Havoc on LA Highway

Last month, Los Angeles commuters had to sit through gruesome traffic after a fatal car accident on 5 Freeway. A portion of 5 and 710 freeways were closed after a Dodge Magnum crashed into temporary bridge supports that are in place while the overpass to 710 Freeway is being widened, according to LA Times. Steel […]

Dump Truck Kills Two, Injures Three More

Two teens were killed and three severely injured after a dump truck failed to stop and collided with a PT Cruiser, according to the San Bernardino Sun. The truck accident occurred late on a Tuesday night in June. The dump truck was full of 80,000 pounds of concrete when the driver sped through an intersection, […]

Fourth of July at Marina Del Rey

Los Angeles celebrates the Fourth of July with numerous parades, festivals, and fireworks. All around town, there are different vendors open with American barbeque, local foods, and Los Angeles charm. Friends and family can choose to go to music festivals, the Rose Bowl Stadium, Hollywood Stadium, and more. Fireworks are shot off near the ocean […]

FedEx Truck Accident Smashes into Bus Full of Southern California High School Students

For many high school graduates, the prospect of college promises a new and exciting chapter of life. For some Southern California natives, however, that chapter will be marred with the memory of losing classmates and suffering devastating personal injuries. A FedEx truck ended the dreams of several college-bound high school students traveling for what should […]

California Strawberry Festival

The California Strawberry Festival will take place May 17 and 18 from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Strawberry Meadows of College Park (located at 3250 South Rose Avenue in Oxnard). Event organizers encourage participants to park off-site and take the free shuttle to festival grounds. This year’s festival marks the 31st year of every-manner […]

Tour Bus Accident Rear-Ends Truck, Injuring 15 Passengers

A tour bus headed from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C. rear-ended a truckin Tulare, north of Los Angeles. Fifteen people, of thirty-six passengers, were hospitalized as a result of the accident. Although the bus driver had not yet been cited for his role in the accident at the time of writing, the California Highway Patrol […]