Garden Grove, CA (November 27, 2022) – On Thursday morning, November 24, a serious accident was reported in Garden Grove that tragically killed one person.
According to officials, the accident occurred around 3:25 a.m. on the eastbound Garden Grove Freeway near Bristol Street. According to police, the accident happened when two vehicles, a Hyundai and another vehicle, crossed into each other’s paths and collided at full speed for unknown reasons. The impact of the crash severely damaged both of the involved vehicles.
Emergency personnel was called to the scene. Firefighters and paramedics quickly responded to the accident and worked to help the victims and tend to their injuries. Despite the paramedic’s efforts, one person sustained catastrophic injuries and died at the scene of the accident. The police have not yet released the identity of the person that was killed in the accident. There is no information regarding whether anyone else was injured in the accident.
The accident delayed local traffic for many hours as crews tended to the victims, conducted their investigation, and cleared the accident. The Garden Grove Freeway near the Bristol Street exit had lanes closed following the crash.
The police are still investigating the circumstances leading up to the crash.
We extend our deepest condolences to the deceased victim’s family at this time. Our thoughts are with all those who have been affected by this tragedy.
Our thoughts are also with anyone else injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Southern California is a densely populated region with some of the most congested roadways in the nation. More than 27 million vehicles are registered in the state. They flood California’s roads each day with traffic, causing long commutes and traffic jams. Car accidents happen daily in California, and many sadly result in serious injuries or fatalities. More than 3,500 people die in traffic accidents each year in California, which has increased each year. Accidents largely occur due to drivers’ negligence, including texting while driving, speeding, or impaired driving. Research driving dramatically increases a driver’s risk of being in an accident and causing great harm to someone else.
When your loved one is killed in an accident caused by someone else, a wrongful death claim can be filed on their behalf by their next of kin. Oftentimes the loss of a family member causes the surviving family to incur various expenses. These may include medical bills, funeral costs, and lost future earnings. A wrongful death suit can help pay for the bills and other financial pressures that are piling up and allow you to grieve without the added stress of strained finances. An experienced wrongful death attorney can help you with the process of filing a claim and help you handle these important matters.
If you have lost somebody you love in a fatal car accident, speak with a legal advocate that you can trust. Please do not hesitate to contact a Garden Grove wrongful death 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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