Santa Ana, CA (August 10, 2022) – A car crash was reported in Santa Ana on the evening of August 10 that ended in injuries. At approximately 11:05 p.m., the wreck happened on State Route 55. 

Sources say the crash occurred on SR-55 near Interstate 5 between an unknown number of vehicles. What led to the incident is currently under investigation by local police. 

Paramedics and other responders were seen in the area helping those with injuries. One or more people were treated by medical personnel and transported to local hospitals for treatment as necessary. 

Those involved have not been identified at this time. Nothing further has been reported concerning the crash or its circumstances. 

We hope for the full and fast recovery of those with injuries. 

California Car Accidents

Santa Ana, CA - Auto Accident with Injuries on SR-55 near I-5 In California, car wrecks are the leading cause of serious injuries and death. In 2018, the deadly crash rate fell by over 8% from 2017, however. That same year, the number of people who lost their lives in fatal auto collisions fell from 3,884 to 3,563.  The overall car accident fatality rate in the Golden State is nine deaths for every 100,000 residents.

After sustaining injuries in an auto crash, you may be stuck with steep medical bills, car repair costs, and more. This could put you in a difficult financial position. Allow a Santa Ana car accident attorney to investigate your case and help you learn more about your right toward financial compensation for the injuries and damages that may have resulted from your recent accident.

Driver negligence is the leading cause of auto collisions in California and throughout the United States. On average, approximately 4 million accidents are caused by driver negligence every year. If you believe that you were injured in an auto accident caused by negligence, contacting a Santa Ana personal injury attorney is your best bet in receiving full and fair compensation.  Compensation can help you pay for things like funeral costs and outstanding medical bills. You can also collect compensation in the form of pain and suffering, among other forms. 

At Beckerman Anderson, our attorneys have excellent track records when it comes to providing victims and their families with the best, most effective legal help available. 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 Santa Ana personal injury lawyers at (949) 474-2254 today to speak with an experienced attorney concerning your California personal injury case. 

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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.