Seal Beach, CA (February 13, 2023) – Authorities across Orange County were requested to provide assistance at the scene of an automobile accident that occurred on Saturday evening, February 11.
At around 7:15 p.m., two vehicles collided on Pacific Coast Highway. One vehicle then crashed into a bus bench near the Chase Bank in the 800 block of the roadway. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene on foot.
The Orange County Fire Authority and the Seal Beach police responded to the scene and blocked Pacific Coast Highway near Main Street.
Paramedics responded to the scene and provided treatment to a total of five victims who were injured. The victims were then transported to area hospitals for emergency treatment of serious injuries.
At this time, investigations are ongoing with the Seal Beach Police Department.
Car Accidents in California
Far too often, motor vehicle accidents have devastating consequences on the lives of those involved. We see thousands of people hospitalized on an annual basis due to negligent motorists here in our state. Many accidents that take place are a result of drivers who are intoxicated, distracted, or engaging in other negligent actions while operating their vehicles.
It is incredibly important that people maintain their vehicles and act responsibly while behind the wheel. However, countless people fail to do so, and, as a result, innocent people pay the price. We see people hospitalized daily with serious injuries due to motor vehicle accidents in our state. Many people suffer from traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, and other serious injuries that impact their lives both immediately and indefinitely. If you have the unfortunate experience of being hurt in an accident caused by another driver, it is important that you reach out to a car accident lawyer in Seal Beach right away. An attorney will be able to build a strong case on your behalf insight for timely compensation to cover all of the damages that you face.
In a personal injury lawsuit, you can collect compensation for a variety of damages that you face. One of the most sought-after damages that victims request is medical expenses. This can include hospitalization, doctor appointments, and other costs related to treating your injuries. Additionally, victims often request lost wages to cover the time that they had to take off work. Victims who are left permanently disabled following their accident can seek financial compensation for loss of earning capacity. It is important to seek legal guidance immediately to get started.
At Wilshire Law Firm, we understand the importance of getting justice for our clients after suffering an injury due to the negligence of another person. Our award-winning team is dedicated to providing the best legal representation possible and has a history of success in litigating complex personal injury cases. To get started on your case, contact us today at 800-358-1884 for a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable and fearless California personal injury lawyers. We will fight to protect your legal rights and help you get the compensation that you rightfully deserve following your accident.
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