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Los Angeles County EMS providers deliver patients for admission at the Ambulatory Care Center station at the MLK Community Medical Group hospital in Los Angeles

Backlogged Cases Push California COVID-19 Deaths Past 50,000

California’s death toll is now above 50,000, or about one-tenth of the U.S. total from the pandemic.

DA Files Murder, Assault Charges on CA Man Who Shot Paramedic, Firefighter

Darryon Williams, who is facing murder charges in a different case, is accused of shooting a firefighter and a paramedic who were responding to a medical emergency in Antioch.
Hall Ambulance EMT Chelsey Hepp and Paramedic Kevin McClanahan were transporting a patient to the hospital when they were involved in a crash.

Hall Ambulance (CA) EMS Providers Lauded for Patient Care Actions Following Ambulance Crash

An emergency medical technician and paramedic’s measures are being heralded for taking action despite finding themselves the victims of a motor vehicle crash.
A vehicle rests on its side after a rollover accident involving golfer Tiger Woods along a road in the Rancho Palos Verdes section of Los Angeles on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021.

Tiger Woods Seriously Injured in CA Car Crash

Tiger Woods was seriously injured Tuesday when his SUV rolled over and ended up on its side in suburban Los Angeles, authorities said.

Police: CA Man Killed Person, Shot Paramedic and Firefighter

Darryon Williams was arrested Sunday afternoon and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility on one count of murder and 10 counts of attempted murder.
Costa Mesa Police Department photo show the Lynch Ambulance Services ambulance after a crash.

Lynch Ambulance Services (CA) Ambulance Transporting Patient Collides with Vehicle

The responding fire crew learned the transport vehicle had been carrying a critical care patient and immediately sprang into action.

Rescuers Save Man Trying to Jump from California Bridge

The man was pulled back over the railing and taken to a hospital for a mental evaluation.
The photo shows the front of an ambulance.

CA Man Survives Seven Days Stuck on Snowy Mountain Road

A California man survived a week stranded in the Sierra Nevada after following his GPS navigation system down a treacherous mountain road and getting hemmed in by deep snow.
Rev. Al Sharpton

Rev. Al Sharpton: San Diego (CA) Should Not Switch to Falck

Rev. Al Sharpton writes in the San Diego Union-Tribune that the city should keep AMR as its ambulance provider.
Falck San Diego

Opinion: San Diego (CA) Should Switch to Falck

Three community leaders in San Diego say the city should switch to Falck to help traditionally under-invested communities.