Orange County, CA: Fatal Two-Vehicle Collision in Brea
Orange County, California (March 27, 2018): Police have initiated an active and ongoing investigation into a fatal two-vehicle crash in Brea, CA early this morning, Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Only limited details about the incident have been made publicly available as investigators continue gathering additional information.
Officials believe the accident happened just after 7:30 a.m. when a pickup truck crashed into a sedan on Associated Road, near Imperial Highway in Orange County. The crash is described as a “wrong-way” collision in reports, but it is unclear which vehicle is alleged to have been driving the wrong way. The driver of the sedan, a woman who has not yet been identified, was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the pickup truck, also unidentified, reportedly suffered significant injuries and was transported to a nearby hospital. No updates on the injured victim’s condition have been released. The drivers are believed to be the sole occupants of the vehicles involved in the collision. No further details have been provided at this time.
The Los Angeles Injury Group would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and loved ones of the deceased and offer our prayers for recovery to the injured. Motor vehicle collisions have long been a leading cause of death and injury throughout the United States and the burdens imposed in the aftermath can be substantial. It is important for all motorists to know their rights and responsibilities under the law and we encourage all accident victims to explore the legal relief that may be available in their state.
If you or your loved ones have been victims of a motor vehicle collision, you may be entitled to recover monetary compensation for your pain, loss, and expenses under California law. The Los Angeles Injury Group is dedicated to the pursuit of justice for our clients and we may be able to help you. Call us at 310-954-7248 and schedule a free consultation to speak with one of our licensed and professional motor vehicle crash attorneys about your case today.