4/26 Orange, CA – Car Crash with Injuries on SR-55 Near Chapman Ave

Orange, CA – Car Crash with Injuries on SR-55 Near Chapman Ave

Orange, CA (April 26, 2022) – Victims were injured in a car accident that took place on a major roadway in Orange on Tuesday night, April 26.

According to California Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of SR-55 around the area of Chapman Avenue. One or more vehicles were traveling in the area in the southbound lanes when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.

Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in California 

California sees more car accidents than many other states throughout the entire U.S. In fact, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every year within the state. Though many of these accidents are minor fender-benders, others can be incredibly severe and lead to serious injuries. Car accidents can happen anywhere but our major highways are some of the most common places. Car accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, including the following:

  • Driver distractions
  • Drunk driving
  • Speeding
  • Fatigued driving

If you have been hurt in a life-altering car accident, you may wonder where you can turn. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible after an accident.

Being hurt in a car accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. You may be left with a variety of questions that only an Orange car accident attorney can answer. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a successful claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer with the help of an Orange personal injury lawyer on your side.

Orange Car Accident Attorneys 

Our attorneys at Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer are here to help you after a car accident that is not your fault. Facing the aftermath of a California car accident is never easy to do on your own. You may wonder where you can turn during these difficult times, as car accident claims can be entirely complex. This is why you should speak with an attorney that you can trust as soon as possible. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Orange at (888) 539-3154 for more information on how we can assist you in your time of need.

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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