4/8 Santa Ana, CA – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on SR-55 Near McFadden Ave

Santa Ana, CA – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on SR-55 Near McFadden Ave

Santa Ana, CA (April 8, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car crash that took place on a highway in Santa Ana on Friday morning, April 8.

According to Santa Ana Police, the accident happened at 11:21 a.m. in the southbound lanes of SR-55 around the area of McFadden Avenue. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result of the collision.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their identities and conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in several lanes for some time as police worked to clear the scene.

No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.

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 any other state in the U.S. This means that, every year, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents within the state. This also means that hundreds of victims are hospitalized due to car accidents every week. Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye on our major roads, some of which are minor and others that are incredibly severe and life-threatening. There are many common reasons for car accidents on our roads, including the following:

  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk driving
  • Speeding
  • Fatigued driving

If your life has been physically and financially altered due to a car crash, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust immediately.

The aftermath of a car accident can be a scary and confusing time in your life. Many individuals are unsure of where they can turn, which is why they should have the help of a Santa Ana car accident lawyer on their side. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. An attorney will not let you forget any deadlines that you have to meet and can answer any questions that you have. You should speak with a Santa Ana personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after an accident.

Santa Ana Car Accident Attorneys 

At Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer, our attorneys are here to help you after you have been hurt in a California car accident. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages so that you can get back on your feet. You should never have to stand alone after a car accident that was caused by another party. Please contact a car accident attorney in Santa Ana 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. 

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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