Santa Ana, CA (April 19, 2023) – A collision involving injuries and traffic delays was reported in Santa Ana on Wednesday afternoon, April 19.
At around 2:45 p.m., troopers with the California Highway Patrol said a collision happened on southbound State Route 57 at Yorba Linda Boulevard. The crash happened when two cars slammed into one other as they merged onto the motorway from the exit ramp.
In response to the accident, paramedics rushed to the area to aid the injured. There were reports of victim injuries, but officers did not release specific information about those involved.
The authorities have not yet determined what caused the accident or what actions led up to it. An investigation is still ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties, as well as with their families.
Every day, hundreds of car accidents occur in California. Many of them are very dangerous and even deadly. Symptoms of an injury may not appear for hours, days, or even weeks after a collision, and they may get more severe as the tension and adrenaline wear off.
You could be entitled to financial compensation from the at-fault driver if you sustained injuries in a car accident. Many people who have been in an accident try to deal with their insurance company on their own. However, the injured party often does not benefit much. The insurance company will do everything in its power to minimize the amount of compensation you get. When you’re trying to get well and already have a lot on your plate, the last thing you need is an uncooperative insurance provider.
In the days after a car accident, the situation may appear insurmountable. A skilled vehicle accident attorney may help you get your life back on track by filing a lawsuit against those at fault. They are aware of the insurance company’s tactics in an effort to decrease compensation and may use this knowledge to advocate on your side. A competent lawyer will fight the insurance company to get you the compensation you deserve so you can go on with your life.
If you were hurt in a car accident that was someone else’s fault, you should get in touch with a good lawyer very once. To discuss how our Santa Ana car accident lawyers may help you right now, 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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