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Claude Wyle

Two Young Pedestrians Struck By Drunk Driver In San Francisco Marina

A driver was arrested early Wednesday morning after running over two twelve year old boys who were walking to school in the Marina neighborhood, San Francisco police said. The driver, arrested and under suspicion of DUI, has been identified as […]

Claude Wyle

Video of San Francisco Scooter Running Over Jogger

Being a pedestrian in San Francisco can be dangerous, if you read my blog or watch the news, you’ve heard it time and time again. But very rarely do you get a first hand view of these dangers, until now. […]

Claude Wyle

San Ramon Attorney Sees Jail Time for Deadly Hit-and-Run

As a bicycle safety advocate and San Francisco bicycle accident attorney, it hits really close to home when a member of our legal system commits a crime like a hit-and-run, and I take no pleasure in telling you this story, […]

Claude Wyle

Bikes v. Pedestrians, the Debate, and Your Thoughts?

As my clients know, I’m not just a bicycle advocate, and not just a pedestrian advocate, I am a safety advocate. And whenwe’re navigating the busy (and sometimes dangerous) streets of San Francisco, safety is much more important than whetherwe […]

Claude Wyle

Manteca Driver Charged in Fatal Car vs. Bike Crash

A Manteca woman has been charged in connection with a collision that killed a cyclist, according to an official announcement by the County of Contra Costa District Attorney’s office.   The District Attorney’s office charged Ms. Alyssa Densmore, a 26 […]

Claude Wyle

Motorcyclist Killed in I-80 Crash Was Victim of Hit and Run

The 45 year old Vallejo motorcyclist killed earlier this month on Highway 80 near Hercules has been identified by the Contra Costa County Coroner’s office as Paris Williams. Williams, who was involved in a motorcycle-car collision just east of Willow […]

Claude Wyle

In An Effort to Reduce Bicycle and Pedestrian Injuries and Deaths, San Francisco Municipal Transit Authority Makes Safe Driving Video For City Truckers Part of Training

Some say “too little, too late” however I think when it comes to commuter and pedestrian safety, every little bit helps. That’s why I’m happy to announce that the SFMTA has just produced the City’s first training video to help […]

Claude Wyle

Mother Credits Police With Spending Time, and Money, to Help Injured Son

As a bicycle accident lawyer, I must report on so many horrible events, in the hope that we may learn from them and improve the safety of our community. This can make my blog more often than not very negative. […]

Claude Wyle

Chain Reaction Between Two Big Rigs, a Car and a Motorcyclist Causes Highway 680 Motorcycle Death

As a motorcycle accident attorney, it is always painful to hear of yet another fatality due to driver negligence, but unfortunately, these motorcycle fatalities are all too common in the Bay Area.   Early last Monday, at around 4:40am, reports […]

Claude Wyle

Two Cars Crashing Into Each Other Injure San Francisco Bicyclist

A San Francisco bicyclist is in critical condition after an accident this past Tuesday in San Francisco.   According to the San Francisco Police Department, officers responded to an automobile and bicycle collision on 6th and Folsom streets, when a […]