Costa Mesa, CA (September 8, 2021) – A car crash occurred in Costa Mesa on September 8 that required a response from local emergency crews. The incident was reported on State Route 55 at around 8:30 p.m.
According to reports, the crash took place on the Costa Mesa Freeway near the Paularino Avenue on-ramp. The specific events that led to the accident are still under investigation by local law enforcement officials.
Though the number of injured victims has not been reported at this time, emergency vehicles and paramedics were observed at the crash scene. The roadway was blocked for an extended period of time throughout the evening while crews worked to clear the area.
Drivers in the vicinity of the crash site were forced to use alternate routes of travel as the scene remained active. No further details have been reported on the conditions of the victims.
Our thoughts are with those involved in hopes of a quick and complete recovery.
Auto Collisions in Orange County
Orange 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 a difficult and overwhelming situation that no one should ever be forced to deal with on their own. A car crash attorney in Orange County may be able to help you move forward from the aftermath of your accident.
Costa Mesa Car Accident Attorneys
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, a Costa Mesa 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 949-409-4299 in order to speak with a skilled and experienced attorney concerning your case. You can also contact our Costa Mesa car accident lawyers online at any time, day or night.
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.