Mission Viejo, CA (September 16, 2022) – A serious car accident was reported to officials in Mission Viejo on Saturday afternoon, September 10. The incident was reported at approximately 12:00 noon at Alicia Parkway and Jeronimo Road.
At least five people were hurt in the accident, according to reports. Two were sent to the hospital while one sustained critical injuries. Their names have not been released at this time.
Several lanes of the parkway were closed while responders worked to clear the area. Police continue to investigate the details of the incident.
We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries. Nothing further has been reported concerning the nature of the accident.
California Car Accidents
Serious injuries and accidental fatalities are most often caused by car accidents in California. In 2018, the fatal crash rate in the state dropped by approximately 8% from 2017. The fatal victim rate fell from 3,884 to 3,563 throughout the state that same year. The total vehicular death rate in the Golden State is currently nine fatalities for every 100,000 residents.
Every year, the state of California sees over 400,000 car wrecks that injure hundreds of thousands of people. Throughout the United States, there are over 6 million car crashes reported that cause injuries to over 3 million people. The alarming fact related to all of these accidents is that the majority are caused by negligent drivers.
After sustaining serious injuries in a car accident, you may be stuck with large medical bills while you’re unable to return to work due to your injuries. This can create financial difficulties for you and your loved ones. Allow a car crash attorney to evaluate your claim and help you collect financial compensation for the damages and injuries you may be facing in relation to your accident.
Even things like emotional distress, pain & suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, and more are able to be compensated for in court depending on the circumstances of your collision. It is in your best interest to contact a personal injury attorney in Mission Viejo who can help you get compensation for funeral costs and other expenses related to your loved one’s crash.
At the law office of Beckerman Anderson, our lawyers have successful track records of providing injured victims and their loved ones with effective and compassionate legal assistance in their greatest time of need. Depending on the details of your claim, we can award you the maximum compensation available for your losses so you can get your life back on track. Contact our personal injury attorneys as soon as you can 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.