Santa Ana, CA – I-5 Freeway Crash near Tustin Ranch Rd Ends in Injuries

March 15, 2023

Santa Ana, CA – I-5 Freeway Crash near Tustin Ranch Rd Ends in Injuries

Santa Ana, CA (March 15, 2023) – Just prior to 5:20 p.m. on March 13, the California Highway Patrol responded to the scene of an automobile accident that took place in the Santa Ana area that sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries.

According to officials, a gray Nissan Pathfinder, a silver Ford pickup truck, and a great Honda Accord collided on the northbound side of the Interstate 5 Freeway. The California Highway Patrol troopers responded to the scene and closed off the roadway just south of Tustin Ranch Road.

Multiple tow trucks were requested to remove the damaged vehicles from the scene of the crash.

The crash resulted in some disruptions in the area as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.

Medics rendered aid to the victims at the scene of the crash before transporting them to local hospitals.

The circumstances surrounding the crash are currently being investigated.

Car Accidents in California

Santa Ana, CA – I-5 Freeway Crash near Tustin Ranch Rd Ends in InjuriesCar crashes that result in debilitating injuries occur daily here in the Golden State. In many instances, innocent people suffered debilitating injuries due to car crashes that were caused by driver negligence. Some of the most common causes of automobile collisions here in California include:

  • Drivers who run red lights or pass stop signs while traveling through intersections.
  • Drivers who operate their vehicles at speeds that are excessive.
  • Drivers who fail to yield to other motorists nearby.
  • Drivers who are under the influence of intoxicants.
  • Drivers who are using their phones or are otherwise inattentive to the road nearby.

Regrettably, these acts of negligence continue to harm innocent people daily in California. Victims of car crashes are often left with injuries that impact their health and well-being forever. Common injuries suffered by victims of car crashes include:

  • Internal organ injuries that require immediate surgery.
  • Severe compound fractures that can result in the loss of limbs.
  • Traumatic brain injuries that can be incredibly debilitating.
  • Spinal cord injuries that leave victims paralyzed.
  • Broken bones that can result in the loss of limbs.

When victims suffer from these injuries, their lives are often torn upside down. Quite often, victims have to go through extensive medical treatment. Trying to overcome painful injuries can be costly and time-consuming. To help alleviate some of the stress that you face throughout this process, it is crucial that you take legal action.

At Wilshire Law Firm, we are committed to providing our clients with the strongest legal representation available. Our experienced attorneys and team of dedicated staff work around the clock to ensure that your rights are fully protected, and you receive full compensation for your personal injury case. To learn more about how Wilshire Law Firm can help you get justice, contact us at 800-358-1884 and speak to a member of our team today.