Fatal Car Accident in Santa Ana Leaves Many Questions

A fatal car accident in Santa Ana last Friday left the driver seriously injured while his passenger lost his life.  The passenger from Westminster was unfortunately pronounced dead at the scene while the driver who is suspected of driving under the influence was also taken to the hospital with serious injuries.  The family of the […]

Santa Ana Fatal Motorcycle Hit and Run – Person in Photo Sought for Questioning

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) is seeking the public’s help to find a person of interest in a Santa Ana fatal motorcycle hit and run accident.  On Monday afternoon, a Maroon Honda struck a motorcyclist in Modjeska Canyon, sending the 55 year old biker to a local hospital where he later succumbed to his […]

Two Wrong Way Fatal Accidents in Orange County

Two wrong way fatal accidents in Orange County in a single night left police searching for answers, and injured victims fighting for their lives.  The first accident occurred just after 2:00 a.m. as a 2016 Black Honda Civic was driving southbound in the northbound lane in the 700 block of Lemon Street in Fullerton.  The […]

Irvine Car Accident Results in a Fatality

A serious Irvine car accident results in a fatality this afternoon.  Several vehicles were involved in the accident at the intersection of MacArthur Boulevard and Campus Driver in Irvine.  When firefighters arrived at the scene they found one of the drivers had lost his life in the accident.  Two other drivers in the accident suffered […]

Fatal Accident on the 91 Freeway Claims Lives of Father and 2 Young Children

A rear end fatal accident involving a commercial truck has taken the lives of a father and two of his children.  The fatal accident on the 91 freeway occurred early in the morning hours.  A commercial gas tanker truck ran into the back of a red Jeep causing the vehicle to lose control.  The Jeep […]

Bicycle Fatality Statistics For Orange County

Annual bicycle fatality statistics and information from the California Highway Patrol has revealed that on average, there is at least one fatal bicycle accident every month in Orange County.  In addition to the most tragic fatal accidents, there are also hundreds of accidents involving other types of injuries such as contusions, broken bones, and head injuries. […]

Truck Accident Results in Wrongful Death in Los Angeles

Two families were in a mini-van heading south on Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles when they were involved in a minor accident with a BMW.  They pulled over to inspect the damage, and before they could get out of the vehicle a commercial truck plowed into the rear of the vehicle sending it over […]

Street Racing is a Dangerous Activity that Can Result in Fatal Car Accidents

Orange County police task force has recently been heavily targeting the illegal street race scene. A recent raid broke up an illegal street race meet up involving over 50 vehicles in the city of Costa Mesa, near the Santa Ana River. Multiple drivers were arrested for crimes ranging from: driving under the influence, street racing, […]

Fatal Accidents Due to DUI are Wrongful Death According to California Law

Fatal accidents caused by a person who is Driving Under the Influence or DUI are tragic on many levels, but the outcome under California law is clear: wrongful death.  The…

Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Brea Under Investigation

A fatal motorcycle accident in Brea this week left one person fatally injured, and his friend on a different motorcycle was sent to UCI Medical Center with serious injuries.  The driver of a pickup…