Car Accidents in Orange County Area

Two people were killed in a Wednesday morning collision on the 60 Freeway in Pomona. The collision involved at least two trucks. It forced lane closures on the 60 Freeway. The two people died at the scene. A rescue helicopter crew reported to the scene to transport a third victim. The details of the 3rd victim’s injuries are not known.

Two eastbound lanes and several transition roads were closed after the crash. The crash involved a cargo box truck and a big rig near the 71 Freeway. Soda cans, water bottles, and other items literred the freeway lanes.

An Irvine man crashed in front of the Ayres Hotel and Suites in Costa Mesa on Friday night. The driver died from his injuries. He drove into a tree in front of the Costa Mesa Hotel.  The collision occurred at 9:03 p.m. He was driving a 2009 BMW M6 coupe south on Bristol Street near Santa Ana Avenue.  According to the authorities, he was driving at a high speed.

Witnesses reported that the driver lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle spun out and crashed into a large tree in front of the Ayres Hotel land Suites. The driver died at the scene from his injuries. There was also a female passenger in the car. She suffered head trauma and fractured ribs. Costa Mesa firefighters reported to the scene and removed the passenger from the car. She was then transported to Western Medical Center in Santa Ana. The passenger was listed in critical condition. Her current condition is unknown.

Both the driver and passenger were wearing seatbelts. Airbags also deployed correctly. Police is currently investigating the collision.

On May 12, 8 people were rushed to a hospital after an alleged drunk driver drove into several cars. The alleged drunk driver collided into the cars a little before 2 a.m. The collision occurred at Gilbert Street and La Palma Avenue. There were two cars full of people waiting at the intersection. The drunken driving suspect crashed into the vehicles.

Paramedics responded to the scene to help with the victims. The conditions of the victims are not known.

These car accidents were quite serious. Many car accidents often result in serious injuries and often death. Drive carefully on the road. Safe driving practices can help prevent many accidents. If you are injured in a car accident, contact a Newport Beach car accident lawyer.