Santa Ana, CA (October 20, 2020) – Paramedics and other first responders were called to assist at the scene of an auto collision that occurred on an interstate in Santa Ana this afternoon. 

At approximately 4:33 p.m. on the afternoon of Tuesday, October 20, what was believed to be at least two vehicles were involved in a collision that prompted an emergency response on I-5 near SR-55. 

The total number of people hurt in the crash has yet to be determined, though EMTs were observed working at the crash site. 

Those involved have not been identified at the present time as police are still investigating the contributing factors of the incident. 

Few details are currently known about the circumstances of the crash. The area of the roadway where the wreck took place was shut down while first responders were present. 

No other information is available at this time. 

We would like to offer our thoughts to anyone hurt in the accident in hopes of a full and swift recovery. 

California Traffic Wrecks

According to recent statistics compiled concerning the accident-fatality rate in California, there are approximately 3,200 people who lose their lives per year due to fatal car accidents in California. Hundreds of thousands more people are left with injuries due to these accidents, some of them of a debilitating nature. In some cases, injured victims require extensive and expensive medical treatment. Thousands of people are forced to live their lives in pain and suffering due to injuries suffered in negligently caused accidents. Although there is a multitude of options when it comes to medical treatment, most of them are costly. 

After being injured in an accident, you could be forced to pay outstanding medical bills and be faced with a difficult financial burden. Allow an Orange County car accident attorney to evaluate your case and see if you qualify for financial compensation due to injuries and losses you may have suffered in a recent accident. In the event that you are under the impression that you or someone you love was injured in a negligently caused California traffic collision, you could be entitled to significant compensation for your injuries and incurred damages that may have resulted from your recent traffic accident. 

The California personal injury lawyers at Beckerman Anderson have an excellent track record when it comes to providing victims and their families with the best, most effective legal help available. We hold a firm belief that no one should ever have to pay for being injured by another person’s negligence and that people who cause accidents due to being careless and/or reckless should be held accountable for their actions. Depending on the circumstances of your case, we will award you compensation in the form of punitive damages and loss of consortium in order for you to get your life back on track as quickly and seamlessly as possible after your accident. 

Call our law firm today at (949) 474-2254 to speak with an experienced and skilled attorney concerning your California personal injury case. We always put our best foot forward in fighting for our clients and their legal rights toward compensation. 

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.