Rancho Santa Margarita Man Killed in Mission Viejo Bicycle Accident

A 54-year-old Rancho Santa Margarita man has been killed in a Mission Viejo bicycle accident, according to a news report. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office said that Eric Billings was riding his bicycle in the bike lane of Santa Margarita Parkway when he was hit by a 2003 Acura driven by Hast Fakhrai-Bayrooti, 39.  The…

The Most Common Deadly Mistakes Made by Teen Drivers

Researchers say that teen drivers do not think about risk the same way adults do, leading them to take bigger chances when they’re behind the wheel – leading one teen safety advocate to say “there’s no such thing” as a safe teen driver. A study by insurance company State Farm and the Children’s Hospital of…

Three Injured in Fountain Valley Crash

Three people have been injured after being involved in a five-vehicle crash on I-405 in Fountain Valley, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol said that the accident involved an overturned truck that blocked two lanes on the northbound I-405 at Euclid Street in Fountain Valley.  Two people with unspecified injuries were taken…

Four Critically Injured in Phoenix Crash

Four people were taken to the hospital in critical condition following a two-vehicle crash in Phoenix, according to a news report. Phoenix Fire Department officials said that two vehicles collided near Seventh Street and Roeser Road in Phoenix, sending one vehicle into a wall and another spinning into the intersection.  There were two people in…