Westminster, CA (October 27, 2021) – At approximately 7:37 p.m. on the evening of October 27, an auto accident resulted in injuries on a roadway in Westminster. According to reports, the incident occurred on Interstate 5 South.
Sources state that the wreck took place On I-5 South near Disneyland Drive. Numerous responders including EMTs and police were dispatched to the scene shortly after the collision occurred in order to assist those who were injured.
At least one victim required transportation to a local hospital for further care due to the severity of their injuries. The identities of those involved have not been released at this time.
Traffic delays resulted in the area for some time after the collision took place. Local motorists were asked to avoid the crash scene while emergency crews were present on the road.
Investigations into the circumstances of the accident continue.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full recovery.
California Auto Accidents
Thousands of people are injured in car accidents throughout the state of California each year. Statistics concerning the injury rate due to auto collisions in the Golden State show that approximately 270,000 people are hurt per year. On average, California sees more than 400,000 car crashes take place annually. More than 3,000 people lose their lives in these wrecks yearly.
The injuries that can result from serious car accidents are often severe and debilitating, leaving victims unable to work and forced into lengthy hospital stays that can cost them a fortune. Having to pay stacking medical bills while being unable to work can be extremely stressful and overwhelming. Especially when you are under the impression that the injuries that are keeping you from work were the result of another driver’s negligent actions.
Sadly, almost all of the car accidents that are reported in California and throughout the United States are the result of some form of driver negligence. The statistics concerning the most common causes of car crashes in the US are alarming, stating that over 90% of the car accidents that occur here happen due to driver negligence.
Westminster Car Crash Attorneys
The Westminster 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 or otherwise inattentive 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. Contact our law firm online or by phone at (949) 474-2254 today to speak with an experienced attorney concerning your California personal injury case.
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.