Irvine, CA (September 24, 2020) – A deadly accident that involved multiple vehicles, one of which was overturned, shut down the southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway for approximately five hours on Thursday, September 24th in Irvine. 

According to reports from the California Highway Patrol, the accident, which involved a pick-up truck and at least two other vehicles, took place at about 3;30 a.m. near the exit for Normandie Avenue. 

Law enforcement on the scene confirmed that one person had died during the accident. It is unclear at this time which vehicle the deceased occupied. There has been no information concerning any other injuries.

All southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway were shut down for an investigation. 

The cause of the crash has not yet been determined and is still under police investigation.

The identity of the deceased remains unreported.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Irvine

Irvine, CA - Fatal Multi-Car Crash on 405 Frwy

Operator error is the leading cause of car accidents in California. Driving after dark also increases your odds of being involved in an injury accident due to the higher number of drunk drivers on the road. Substantially reduced visibility is also a factor that leads to a large portion of nighttime car accidents. 

If a member of your family was killed during a car accident, the California personal injury attorneys at Beckerman Anderson are here to assist you. 

Our Orange County wrongful death attorneys have the background and the experience that make us the most effective legal representation in the area. We know exactly what it takes to get you the maximum amount of financial compensation you are entitled to under state law.

With a detailed understanding of the complex network that is the California legal system, our esteemed personal injury attorneys know exactly what has to be done to build a successful California personal injury claim. 

If you have a loved one who was killed during a car accident, we strongly urge you to reach out to our Orange County car accident attorneys by calling our law offices at (949) 474-2254 and scheduling a consultation for a free evaluation of your California wrongful death claim.

Note: These posts have been generated through the use of outside and secondary sources for Beckerman Anderson.  These sources include news stories, police reports, and first-hand accounts of accidents and the injuries involved. As a result, we have not been able to independently verify all of the details surrounding each accident that we post about. If you see any information that is not factual or is incorrect, please notify us immediately and we will ensure that the story is corrected with the most accurate content available.

Disclaimer: As members of our local community, we at Beckerman Anderson, strive to draw awareness to the dangers that are related to driving and provide overall safety information for our community members. We are always saddened when we learn about a serious injury accident in our area and hope that through awareness, drivers in our community will take the necessary precautions to avoid such accidents. The information provided in these posts should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. This story is not a solicitation for business. The photographs used in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.