The public relies on emergency responders when bad things happen, but that doesn't necessarily mean that emergency responders are infallible. A drunk driving fatality in Yuba County underscores the fact that the people who put their lives on the line every day can be as fallible as those they help.
Truck accidents are often caused by lack of proper maintenance, speeding or drivers who are reckless, overtired or distracted. Some incidents are caused by unsafe road conditions, as one Southern California city is finding out the hard way.
Auto accidents on California roads are all too common, and motorcycle riders often suffer some of the most severe injuries during collisions. Many fatal motorcycle accidents occur when larger vehicles cause riders to lose control of their bikes, and the reality is that any motorcyclist, regardless of experience and ability, could suddenly suffer serious injuries in a crash.
A growing number of California residents are taking to the roads to enjoy bicycling activities. Gorgeous weather, lovely areas and a drive for fitness are just some reasons many enjoy biking, but there's also a dangerous aspect of taking two wheels to the road.