Santa Ana, CA (June 17, 2022) – Three people sustained injuries in a rollover accident that took place at an intersection in Santa Ana on Thursday night, June 16.
According to Santa Ana officials, the accident happened around 11 p.m. at the intersection of South Main Street and East Alton Avenue. Police confirmed that a driver was in a 2001 Ford Mustang at high speeds. Officers began to pursue the Mustang but the vehicle slammed into a palm tree, causing the vehicle to roll over. The vehicle was badly damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Two passengers, as well as the driver, were seriously injured in the accident. They were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time following the crash. The driver of the vehicle was arrested on charges of speeding and evading.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision continues.
Our thoughts go out to the passengers who have sustained injuries in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car accidents have been increasing on our roads in California over the years. In just one recent year, over 400,000 car accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others, with a percentage of these taking the lives of those involved. Though car accidents can take on many different forms, rollovers are known for being some of the most catastrophic accidents. In just one recent year’s time, over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. Though this may seem like a small percentage, when these accidents do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most catastrophic harm. If you have been hurt in a rollover accident, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
After a car accident, you could suffer from some of the impacts of a collision for a long time – much longer than you may have expected. Having the help of a Santa Ana car accident attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected. This is incredibly important if you have sustained severe injuries, including the following:
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with a Santa Ana personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Our attorneys at Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer are here for you after you have been seriously injured in a car accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys have an impressive track record of helping victims obtain the best results in their claims. The details surrounding your claim are important, which is why we will investigate from start to finish. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please contact a car accident attorney in Santa Ana at (888) 539-3154 to find out how we can help you in your dire time of need.
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