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Fatal Westminster Motorcycle Accident

By Brian Chase on December 1, 2014 - No comments

Motorcycle Accidents Victims are entitled to compensation for their injuries and lossesA man was killed in a Westminster motorcycle accident the afternoon of November 26, 2014, the Orange County Register reports. Police said the incident occurred the afternoon of November 26, 2014 at the intersection of McFadden Avenue and Gothard Street. Police say the collision occurred when a compact car traveling east on McFadden Avenue at Vassar Street made a left turn in front of the motorcycle. No charges were filed or citations issued against the car’s male driver. An investigation is ongoing.

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Fatal Huntington Beach Motorcycle Accident

By John Bisnar on October 2, 2014 - No comments

Devin Santiago, 23, was killed in a Huntington Beach motorcycle accident after he was struck by a U-Haul van. According to a news report in the Orange County Register, the fatal crash occurred near Pacific Coast Highway and 8th Street the night of September 28, 2014. Police say Santiago was traveling north in his 2012 Yamaha motorcycle on Pacific Coast Highway when it collided with a GMC U-Haul van crossing Coast Highway from 8th Street.

When police arrived at the scene, Santiago was lying partially under the van. He was transported to a local hospital where he died from his injuries. The van’s driver, a 59-year-old Newport Beach man, and his female passenger were not injured. No citations or arrests have been reported. Anyone with information about the collision is asked to contact Huntington Beach police at 714-536-5666. The investigation is still ongoing.

We offer our deepest condolences to the family members and friends of Devin Santiago for their tragic and heartbreaking loss. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. …Read the rest »

 

Orange County Motorcycle Accident Proves Fatal

By Brian Chase on April 21, 2014 - No comments

Mark Botros, 21, was killed and another motorcyclist was injured in a Westminster car accident after they collided with a car the afternoon of April 11 at an intersection. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal crash occurred at the intersection of Springdale Street and Camphor Avenue. Two motorcyclists apparently collided with a vehicle. Based on their initial investigation, police believe that the motorcyclists were traveling south on Springdale when they struck the vehicle, which was making a left turn from Camphor onto Springdale.

Both were hospitalized. Botros died from his injuries while the other motorcyclist is reported to be in critical but stable condition. The driver of the vehicle was treated at the scene. No citations or arrests were reported and officials do not believe that alcohol or drugs were involved. Traffic investigators are looking into who had the right of way.

My heartfelt condolences go out to the family members and friends of Mark Botros for their tragic loss. I also wish the injured motorcyclist the very best for a quick and full recovery. …Read the rest »

 

Huntington Beach Motorcycle Accident Proves Fatal

By Brian Chase on January 8, 2014 - No comments

Brandon Wenn, 29, was killed in a Huntington Beach motorcycle accident after officials said he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal crash occurred near Goldenwest Street and Yorktown Avenue. Wenn was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said the Suzuki 750 motorcycle had been traveling north on Goldenwest early morning on January 1, 2014 when it struck several objects and crashed into a shopping center sign. Police suspect speed may have been a factor. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Huntington Beach police at 714-960-8825.

I offer my deepest condolences to the family members and friends of Brandon Wenn for their tragic loss. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. …Read the rest »

 

Co-Host of HGTV’s “Curb Appeal” Killed in San Francisco Motorcycle Accident

By Brian Chase on December 9, 2013 - No comments

Bill Beckwith, a carpenter and co-host of the hit HGTV home improvement show, “Curb Appeal,” died from injuries suffered in a San Francisco motorcycle accident. According to a Reuters news report, the 38-year-old Beckwith died after his motorcycle collided with another vehicle at the intersection of Oak and Steiner streets in the city’s Lower Haight neighborhood the night of December 2, 2013. The circumstances of the crash are still not clear. Police said the driver stopped and cooperated with officials.bill-beckwith

I offer my deepest condolences to the family members, friends, co-workers and fans of Bill Beckwith. They will be in my thoughts and prayers. Reuters reports that Beckwith, the founder of BBDesignBuild, a construction company, co-hosted “Curb Appeal” for two seasons. …Read the rest »

 

Motorcyclist Killed in Newport Beach Crash

By Brian Chase on October 4, 2013 - No comments

Ammar Omar A. Sherbini, 31, was killed in a Newport Beach motorcycle accident after he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed, hitting a palm tree in the center divider. The fatal motorcycle accident occurred on Pacific Coast Highway near Prospect Street. Officials said Sherbini was thrown off his motorcycle and declared dead when first responders arrived. Police say he struck the center divider early morning on September 28, 2013. Based on preliminary investigations, officials say excessive speed may have been a factor. The investigation is still ongoing.

 I offer my deepest condolences to the family members and friends of Ammar Omar A. Sherbini, for their tragic loss. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers.

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