Laguna Niguel, CA (July 15, 2022) – A woman suffered critical injuries after a hit-and-run collision in Laguna Niguel. The wreck was reported to police in the area in the early morning hours of July 9. 

Reports from local sources show that the injury accident happened along Crown Valley Parkway near Golden Lantern and Nueva Vista. Unfortunately, the driver left the scene without calling for help or waiting for authorities to arrive. 

Police continue to investigate the details of the crash. It appears that the woman was crossing the street when she was struck by the vehicle. At this time, her name has not been reported. 

She was transported to a local hospital with major injuries. We hope for her full and fast recovery. 

No further information has been reported at this time. 

California Car Crashes

Laguna Niguel, CA - Woman Critically Injured in Hit & Run on Crown Valley Pkwy near Golden Lantern & Nueva VistaOn average, the Golden State sees more than 450,000 car wrecks per year. Due to there being more people in California than anywhere else in the US, they see more auto collisions than any other state. These hundreds of thousands of yearly accidents cause injuries to more than 150,000 people per year. The top three states in the United States with the most fatal traffic accidents are: 

  • California
  • Texas
  • Florida

Every year, there are more than 3,200 fatalities related to traffic accidents in California. Sustaining a serious injury in a car crash is never easy. Injured accident victims are usually stuck in difficult positions after their wrecks. Not only do they have to go through pain and suffering due to their injuries, but they may also be battling depression, anxiety, PTSD, and other emotional issues that can make it hard to live their day-to-day life how they used to. 

If any of this sounds familiar to you, and your life has been uprooted by a serious traffic collision, the main question you need to answer is: was the crash your fault? If not, you may be eligible to collect compensation for all of the damages you have been dealing with related to your accident.

Personal injury law in the state of California says that those who are hurt by the negligent actions of others qualify for financial compensation that can help them get back on their feet physically, mentally, and financially. It may feel like this accident has knocked you down, but a skilled car crash attorney can help you get back up. 

Financial compensation can cover the costs related to therapy, medical bills, car repairs, and even loss of life enjoyment, lost wages, loss of future earning capacity, and more.  

The Laguna Niguel personal injury lawyers at Beckerman Anderson have a successful track record of providing injured crash victims and their families with top-tier legal representation. We hold a firm belief that when a person suffers injuries due to another’s negligence, they should get help in order to make a full and successful recovery. Another goal of ours, besides helping injured crash victims recover, is to hold the negligent parties accountable for their actions. Call 949-409-4299 as soon as you can to talk to a skilled car crash lawyer about your 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.