Capistrano, CA (October 13, 2020) – An auto accident caused injuries on an interstate in Capistrano this afternoon, Tuesday, October 13.
The wreck took place on Interstate 5 in the northbound lanes near El Toro Road at approximately 1:24 p.m. for currently unspecified reasons.
EMTs were dispatched to the scene of the collision in order to render aid to those injured, however, the total number of wounded victims has yet to be determined.
The severity and scope of any injuries suffered also has not been discovered, and no one involved in the incident has been identified at this time.
According to officials, the area of the roadway where the accident took place was closed for a period of time following while first responders were present at the crash site.
No other information pertaining to the wreck or its surrounding circumstances has been released to the public at this time.
We would like to offer our thoughts to anyone hurt in the accident in hopes of a full and swift recovery.
An accident investigation is currently underway.
California Auto Wrecks
Auto accidents in Southern California are unfortunately not an uncommon occurrence, taking place over 270,000 times per year. Of these collisions, more than 150,000 people sustain injuries, and over 3,000 lose their lives in fatal accidents across the Golden State annually. Oftentimes, injured accident victims require immediate hospitalization and emergency medical treatment to combat injuries they sustained during an accident. These treatments and even the ambulance ride can cost a fortune. Not only that, but serious injuries sustained in a traffic accident could keep a person out of work for days, weeks, or even months following such an incident.
In the event that you or a loved one have been seriously injured in a recent California traffic accident, you could be facing any number of the previously explained issues related to your injuries, and then some. You could be faced with debilitating pain due to your injuries while worrying about how you are going to pay for treatment in order to get back to work. This can all be a very arduous and stressful experience, especially in the event that your injuries were the result of another person’s negligence. If you are under the impression that you or someone you love was injured in an accident that was caused by another person, you could be entitled to significant financial compensation in order to pay for things like outstanding medical bills, debilitating pain and suffering, mental health bills, funeral costs when applicable, and more. No one should ever have to pay for sustaining injuries in a negligently caused accident.
The Orange County personal injury lawyers at Beckerman Anderson have decades of experience in assisting injured accident victims and their families get the financial compensation they deserve after being injured by another person’s carelessness while traveling. Our skilled and compassionate California accident attorneys will provide you with swift and effective legal representation as well as assist you in finding the right doctor for your situation, therapist, or another type of aid you may be seeking in order to help you move forward from your accident aftermath. Our goal is to assist our clients on their own personal paths to recover however we can. We do not believe in allowing someone to suffer indefinitely due to an irresponsible party’s negligent actions.
Call our law firm today in order to get started on your own personal recovery path with the help of our professional and experienced legal team. Contact our Costa Mesa car accident attorneys today at (949) 474-2254.
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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.