Santa Ana, CA (November 6, 2023) – Santa Ana Police Department officers investigated a collision involving reported injuries and traffic delays on Monday, November 6.
At around 5:30 p.m., SAPD officers and troopers with the California Highway Patrol responded to the site of the wreck, located on the southbound side of California State Route 57, just before the exit to Yorba Linda Boulevard. The collision allegedly took place when two drivers crashed on the left-hand side of the highway for unknown reasons.
Emergency medical technicians were also dispatched to the scene in order to assist the victims. There were reports of injuries, but the law enforcement officials did not provide specific details on those involved.
The authorities have not discovered what led up to the crash, though the Santa Ana PD is handling the ongoing investigation. Witnesses with any additional information were asked to contact the SAPD as soon as possible.
Our thoughts are extended to the injured victims and their loved ones. We hope for their complete recovery.
Every day, hundreds of car accidents occur in California, the lion’s share of which are relatively minor. That said, serious injuries and even fatalities are all too common in these crashes. Furthermore, because the symptoms of an injury may not appear for hours, days, or even weeks after a collision, victims may find themselves blindsided by painful wounds while dealing with the financial fallout of a crash.
You could be entitled to financial compensation from an at-fault driver if you sustained injuries in a car accident caused by another motorist’s careless actions. Unfortunately, many victims affected by a vehicle wreck attempt to handle the aftermath on their own or negotiate with insurance companies for a paltry settlement. Oftentimes, an insurance company will do everything in its power to minimize the amount of compensation awarded to victims, adding insult to injury for injured victims who may have to shoulder the brunt of an accident’s aftereffects on their own.
In the days after a car accident, the stress and frustration of dealing with injuries or other losses may seem insurmountable. Thankfully, a skilled vehicle accident attorney can help you get your life back on track by holding those at fault accountable.
At Russell & Lazarus, APC, our team knows what it takes to fight for the justice you deserve. What’s more, we’re familiar with the common insurance company tactics to decrease your fair, full compensation and can use our knowledge to advocate for your rights. Our competent lawyers will fight for the recompense to which you’re entitled so that you can reclaim your life.
If you were hurt in a car accident that was someone else’s fault, you should get in touch with a local personal injury attorney to review the details of your case. To discuss how our Santa Ana car accident lawyers can help you build an accident claim after a wreck caused by another driver’s negligent actions, give us a call at (949) 309-0990.
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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