8/1 Westminster, CA – Injuries Reported in Car Accident in SB Lanes of I-605

Westminster, CA – Injuries Reported in Car Accident in SB Lanes of I-605

Westminster, CA (August 1, 2022) – At 6:20 p.m. on the evening of Monday, August 1, a car accident with injuries took place in Westminster.

According to California Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-605 around the area of Katella Avenue. Several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles sustained damages as a result of the crash.

Police confirmed that several emergency responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were treated at the scene and then rushed to local hospitals for further treatment.

Due to the severity of the collision, the roadway was blocked in several southbound lanes for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.

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

Our thoughts are with the parties who have sustained injuries in this accident.

Car Accidents in California

Car accidents happen in the state of California very unexpectedly. Though most of these accidents are preventable, they continue to take place due to the reckless acts of others. Car accidents happen on our major highways due to many different reasons, such as the following:

  • Distracted driving, including texting and eating behind the wheel
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Traveling above the speed limit
  • Falling asleep at the wheel

If you have been hurt in a car accident, it is up to you to prove that another party is at fault for your accident. Speaking with a legal advocate is in your best interests at this time.

Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to do on your own, especially if you have never faced a car accident in the past. You may be left with a wide array of questions that only a Westminster car accident attorney can help you answer. You have one chance to make the best out of your claim and resolve it between you and the insurance company. This can be a complex and time-consuming matter. Speaking with a Westminster personal injury lawyer can ensure that your rights are being protected during these difficult times.

At Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer, we are here to help you after you have sustained serious injuries in a car accident that was caused by another party. We will help you identify all potential clients in your claim and work toward the results that you deserve to get back on your feet. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects, including medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. You should never have to stand alone after an accident. Please contact a car accident attorney in Westminster at (888) 539-3154 to find out what we can do for you in your dire time of need

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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