Irvine, CA (April 30, 2022) – A woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash that took place at an intersection in Irvine on Friday morning, April 29.
According to officials, the accident happened around 12:12 a.m. at the intersection of Barranca Parkway and Jamboree Road. Police discovered that two sedans entered the intersection at the same time, colliding forcefully with one another. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the crash.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. A female driver, who has not yet been identified, was trapped in her vehicle and had to be freed by fire crews. She was rushed to a local hospital for treatment of serious injuries. The second driver did not have injuries.
Due to the severity of the collision, the roadway was blocked at the intersection for a period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with more information as it is available.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car accidents continue to be a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of California every year. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in these accidents every year in California. In just 2017 alone, in fact, it was reported that approximately 197,146 people were injured in car accidents within the state. These accidents can happen anywhere but intersections are some of the most common places. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 50% of injury and fatality accidents took place at intersections. If you have sustained serious injuries in one of these accidents, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. If you have suffered from injuries in one of these accidents, you should have the assistance of an Irvine car accident attorney on your side. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, from gathering evidence to meeting deadlines. An attorney will be able to help you prove the following aspects were present in your claim:
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an Irvine personal injury lawyer who can help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim.
Our attorneys at Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that was caused by another party. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please contact a car accident attorney in Irvine at (888) 539-3154 for more information on how we can assist you.
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