Capistrano, CA (December 14, 2022) – On Wednesday, December 14, a SIG Alert was issued for a serious accident resulting in injuries and traffic delays in Capistrano.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident occurred around 10:45 am near the 15 North and Oso Parkway. The accident occurred when two vehicles collided as they were traveling in the same direction. The accident caused significant damage to the vehicles and caused significant disruption to the area. There is limited information regarding the number or types of vehicles involved in the accident.
Paramedics were called to the scene to help those hurt in the accident. There is no information at this time regarding the number of people who were injured or the extent of their injuries.
The force of the impact caused major damage to the vehicles, blocked the roadway, and caused traffic to be significantly backed up. The CHP issued a SIG Alert for people to avoid the area. Traffic was diverted while crews helped people from their cars, tended to injuries, and cleaned up the wreckage.
The authorities are still investigating the exact circumstances surrounding the crash and the events leading up to the collision.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for the full recovery of all involved.
Southern California is one of the country’s most congested places to drive. The roads are filled with cars and traffic jams. Reckless driving is often the main cause of accidents in California, accounting for more than a third of accidents. Accidents are often caused by distracted driving, texting while driving, impaired driving, fatigued driving, tailgating, and failing to follow traffic laws. Reckless driving drastically increases the risk of being in an accident and can cause serious injuries
A car accident can cause significant interruptions to your normal life. It may leave you with new financial worries, medical expenses, vehicle repairs or replacement, and many other new expenses. If you were injured in the accident, you may be worried about who will pay for your medical care, expenses, and lost wages if you can’t work. You may be entitled to compensation from those who caused the accident.
The days after a car accident can be stressful. A car accident lawyer can help you move past these feelings and regain control by helping you file a claim against the party at fault. There are many types of claims available to attorneys to receive compensation on your behalf for your injuries and suffering. Some of the available claims include negligence or liability claims against those at-fault, personal injury protection or med pay claims, uninsured or underinsured motorist claims, or even product liability claims. An experienced attorney will help choose the best options for the circumstances of your case that will help you receive the most compensation.
If you were in a car accident caused by someone else’s negligence, you should speak to an experienced car accident lawyer right away. Contact a Capistrano car accident attorney by calling (888) 539-3154 to see how we can help you.
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.
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