Laguna Hills, CA (January 15, 2022) – On Saturday morning, January 15, one person was killed and several others were injured in a fatal accident in Laguna Hills.
Orange County officials confirmed that the accident happened around 9 a.m. at the intersection of Oso Parkway and Cabot Road. Four vehicles were involved in the accident and collided due to reasons that are not fully known. A Ford SUV and a Hyundai sedan both sustained front-end damage, while a Jeep was seen with major rear-end damage. The vehicles had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One adult male was pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. A second driver, also identified as an adult male, was rushed to a trauma center for treatment of moderate injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the roadway was blocked in the area for some time.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances leading up to the accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
California sees more car accidents than many other states due to the fact that the population is so high and many tourists travel to California every year. Though many of these accidents can be counted as minor fender-benders, others are incredibly severe and even fatal in nature. In 2020 alone, it was reported that approximately 3,723 people were killed in fatal car accidents in California. The loss of a loved one due to an accident is never an easy thing to face, but this is a reality for many families. If you have sustained these immense losses, you should have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
It is never easy to move forward after a fatal loss, which is why you and your family should speak with a Laguna Hills wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible. Wrongful death claims cannot replace the loss of a family member, this much is true. However, they can offer you and your family some financial coverage as you are grieving the loss of your loved one. You should never have to worry about the bills that pile up after a loved one has been prematurely taken from you. It is crucial that you speak with a Laguna Hills car accident attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
Speaking with Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer can put you in a better mind frame as you move forward with a wrongful death claim. We have diligently assisted those who have lost loved ones over the years in California. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system. We will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages, including the following:
You have a variety of options available for you during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Laguna Hills at (888) 539-3154 for more information on how we can assist 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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