Capistrano, CA (December 4, 2020) – This evening, Friday, December 4, an injury crash took place on an interstate in Capistrano, Orange County. The reason the collision took place remains unknown at the present time. Police are currently investigating the circumstances of the accident. 

It is believed that at least two vehicles were involved in the crash that occurred on Interstate 5 near Avenida Pico. Paramedics and other first responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident, though it remains unclear how many people were hurt. 

The scope and severity of the resulting injuries remain unknown at the present time. No one involved has been identified to the public. An ongoing law enforcement investigation is currently underway.

The area of the interstate where the crash took place was closed while first responders were present. Paramedics assisted injured accident victims and police assessed damages, while firefighters cleared the wreckage from the roadway. 

No other information is available at this time.

We would like to offer our thoughts to everyone affected by this injury crash. 

Orange County Car Crashes

Capistrano, CA - Injury Accident on I-5 S near Avenida PicoOrange County auto collisions are unfortunately not an uncommon occurrence. California car accidents occur approximately 270,000 times per year. Over 150,000 individuals sustain injuries in these accidents each year, and more than 3,000 lose their lives. Alarmingly, recent studies completed concerning nationwide causes for car accidents found that roughly 4 out of 5 car accidents take place due to driver negligence or error. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that approximately 94% of the traffic accidents that occur in the United States are the result of driver negligence. 

In the unfortunate event that you or someone you love was injured in a negligently caused California car crash, you could be faced with debilitating pain and suffering due to injuries you may have sustained in the wreck. This is an arduous and overwhelming situation that no one should ever be forced to deal with on their own. 

The lawyers at Beckerman Anderson may be able to assist you in collecting financial compensation in order to pay for things like outstanding medical bills, mental health bills, funeral costs, and other costs associated with your recent collision. Compensation can also be paid by way of pain and suffering, loss of consortium, punitive damages, among other forms depending on the circumstances of your collision. Our trusted and skilled legal team at Beckerman Anderson has been successfully assisting injured accident victims and their families for decades and will always tailor our approach to meet your specific needs. 

In the event that you or someone you love was injured in a California traffic accident, an Orange County personal injury lawyer will be able to inform you of and help you exercise your existing legal right toward compensation. 

Call our law firm today at (949) 474-2254 in order to speak with a skilled and experienced attorney concerning your case. We offer free virtual consultations on our website, which you can access by clicking on the following link:

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.