Santa Ana, CA - Six Injured Following Head-On Crash at Bristol St & Edinger Ave

Santa Ana, CA – Six Injured Following Head-On Crash at Bristol St & Edinger Ave

Santa Ana, CA (February 10, 2023) – On Tuesday, February 7, a head-on collision in the city of Santa Ana resulted in the hospitalization of six people.

At around 12:31 p.m., a collision occurred near the intersection of Bristol Street and Edinger Avenue. At the site, two cars collided head-on, and the victims had to be extracted from their vehicles using the jaws of life. The accident injured five adults and one child, who were all treated for their injuries in hospitals.

As of now, the cause of the collision remains unknown. Those with additional information are being urged to contact law enforcement, according to local police.

The cause of the collision is the subject of an ongoing investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

California Car Crashes

There were 3,606 fatalities in automobile accidents in California in 2019, according to annual traffic data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Texas had the most fatalities of any state in 2019, with 3,615 deaths from 3,294 traffic accidents. The average number of fatalities each year in California vehicle accidents over the last four years has been 3.606, 3.798, 3.884, and 3.837.

Injuries experienced in a car crash may majorly impact the victim’s quality of life. While minor injuries like scrapes and bruises are usually inevitable in accidents, more serious ones are unfortunately possible. If you or a loved one has been hurt in a vehicle accident, please get in contact with us so that we can help you assess whether or not you are entitled to financial compensation.

If you’ve been in a vehicle accident and don’t believe you’re seriously hurt, you should still get checked out at a local hospital or by a doctor. Even if an injury seems minor initially, it may have serious consequences if not treated properly. Sadly, many people injured in accidents choose to forego medical treatment. This prevents victims from getting the opportunity to seek justice and appropriate recompense for their injuries.

Consult a vehicle accident lawyer in Santa Ana before filing a personal injury claim for compensation. Our lawyers at Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Trial Attorneys, have helped other people who were injured in vehicle accidents be compensated for their suffering. If you have been wounded in a vehicle accident, we will do all in our power to protect your legal rights. For a free consultation with an experienced lawyer, please get in touch with our offices at (949) 309-0990 right now.

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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