5/6 Buena Park, CA – Tractor-Trailer Collision with Injuries on 5 Fwy

Buena Park, CA – Tractor-Trailer Collision with Injuries on 5 Fwy

Buena Park, CA (May 6, 2022) – Police reported that a tractor-trailer collision took place on a highway in Buena Partk on Thursday afternoon, May 5, that caused injuries.

According to Buena Park officials, the accident happened around 1:56 p.m. on the 5 Freeway around the area of Auto Center Drive. Several vehicles were involved in the collision, including a sedan, a tractor-trailer, and an SUV. It is not known what caused the vehicles to collide with each other. All of the involved vehicles sustained severe damages as a result of the collision.

Local emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims in the sedan and SUV were injured in the collision. The party’s conditions are not yet known.

Traffic was blocked all the way from 5 Freeway to exit 114, 91 Freeway. This led to delays up to 10 minutes in the area until the scene was cleared.

California officials continue their investigation into the accident at this time.

We offer our thoughts to those injured as a result of the collision.

Truck Accidents in California 

Research has always shown us that truck accidents are capable of causing some of the most extensive harm when they happen on our roads. Knowing how large trucks are, you would think that all drivers and companies would take special precautions so accidents could be prevented at all times. However, this is not always the case. This means that many individuals continue to be injured in truck accidents every year within the state. In fact, every year, over 110,000 people are seriously injured in truck accidents in the U.S. California experiences a large percentage of these accidents. It is not easy to face a truck accident on your own, which is why you should have legal help along the way.

Where do you turn when you or someone close to you has been involved in a truck accident caused by negligent reasons? A Buena Park truck accident attorney can be beneficial during these complicated times. There are likely many costs that are associated with the injuries and other damages that you have sustained in a truck-related crash. This is where an attorney comes into play. An attorney can help you prove that one or more parties are hurt in a truck accident. These include some of the following parties:

  • A truck driver
  • The trucking company responsible for the driver
  • Cargo loaders
  • A manufacturer of parts on the truck

A Buena Park personal injury attorney will help you determine if you qualify for compensation as you move forward with a truck accident claim.

Because it can be difficult to face a truck accident claim on your own, our attorneys at Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer are here for you. We possess years of experience and the knowledge to help you through this difficult time in your life. We believe that you should not have to pay for the damages that you have sustained caused by the negligence of another party. This is not fair to you and you have rights and options. Contact a truck accident attorney in Buena Park at (888) 539-3154 to find out how our attorneys can help you get the compensation you deserve.

Note: This post was created through the use of secondary sources such as state and local news sources, police accident reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents that take place in Orange County. The facts surrounding this accident have not been independently verified, therefore, if any information is incorrect, please contact Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer so we can update the post with the most accurate information available. We will remove this post upon request. 

Disclaimer: This is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.

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