Westminster, CA (September 23, 2022) – A car accident happened in Westminster on the evening of September 23. Shortly after 6:00 p.m., emergency crews including police, EMTs, and fire crews were sent to the scene to help the involved parties. 

At least one person was in need of emergency medical care at the crash site. The incident took place on Interstate 5 near Euclid Street. 

Currently, what led to the accident is still under local police investigation. Delays in traffic were seen in the area while crews worked to secure the crash scene and restore normal traffic. 

No further information has been reported at this time. 

Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full and fast recovery. 

California Auto Accidents

Westminster, CA - Injuries Result from Auto Wreck on I-5 near Euclid StCar wrecks in Southern California happen all too often. On average, car wrecks happen approximately 400,000 times per year in the Golden State, causing injuries to more than 150,000 people. About 3,500 people are killed in these wrecks each year. The car crash rate in California is the highest in the nation. 

Injured crash victims usually require prompt hospitalization, especially if their injuries are severe. Emergency medical treatment is usually needed in order for them to successfully recover. The treatments necessary for injured accident victims to make full recoveries are often extensive and expensive. A crash victim may be unable to return to work for a prolonged period of time, forcing them to lose much-needed wages. This can all result in serious stress, and sometimes lead to depression and anxiety. 

Luckily, victims have legal options after being injured in accidents. Depending on the circumstances of a wreck, they may be able to collect financial compensation for their injuries and losses. 

If you or someone you love has been injured in a recent car crash, you may be dealing with an array of difficult issues. On top of all of the previously explained problems, you may also be suffering from serious pain due to your injuries. You may be worrying about how you’re going to cover the cost of treatment and vehicle repairs, and how soon you can return to work. 

A car crash lawyer in Westminster may be able to help you move forward after sustaining serious injuries in an auto accident. A skilled lawyer will know how to help you collect full and fair financial compensation that can help cover the costs associated with your accident. Things like medical costs, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more may be covered by compensation, especially if your accident was not your fault, but the fault of a negligent driver. 

Negligent drivers cause more than 90% of the car crashes that happen in the United States. Things like driver distraction, intoxication, and fatigue lead to thousands of accidents and injuries every year.

The personal injury lawyers at Beckerman Anderson have decades of experience in assisting injured accident victims and their families get the financial compensation they deserve after being injured by another person’s carelessness while traveling. Our skilled and compassionate California accident attorneys will provide you with swift and effective legal representation as well as assist you in finding the right doctor for your situation, therapist, or another type of aid you may be seeking in order to help you move forward from your accident aftermath. Our goal is to assist our clients on their own personal paths to recover however we can. We do not believe in allowing someone to suffer indefinitely due to an irresponsible party’s negligent actions. 

Call our law firm today in order to get started on your own personal recovery path with the help of our professional and experienced legal team. Contact our car accident attorneys today at 949-409-4299. 

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.