Car Accident Injury Attorney in Mission Viejo

Looking for a car accident injury attorney in Mission Viejo or southern Orange County?  The Law Firm of Rivers Morrell is conveniently located off of Crown Valley Parkway and I-5 with free parking on-site.  Rivers Morrell has more than 40 years of experience as an accident and injury attorney.  If you or a loved one […]

Hit and Run Pedestrian Injury in Mission Viejo

What happens when a hit and run pedestrian injury in Mission Viejo or anywhere in Orange County?  If the driver who caused the accident leaves the scene who will pay for the medical bills and other expenses of the injured victim?  My name is Rivers Morrell and after more than 40 years of experience in […]

Pedestrian Seriously Injured in a Santa Ana Hit and Run Accident

A pedestrian was seriously injured on Thursday night when he was hit by a hit-and-run accident involving a vehicle that struck the pedestrian. The incident occurred at the intersection of Fairview Street near 17th street in the city of Santa Ana, when the vehicle struck the man. Unfortunately, the vehicle involved left the scene of […]

Who Pays for Injuries from a Pedestrian Hit and Run Accident

Hit and run pedestrian accidents are unfortunately relatively very common here in the greater Los Angeles and Orange County area.  It is enough of a shock to be involved in a pedestrian hit and run accident, and when the driver leaves the scene it adds immeasurable pain.  The victim and their family are left with […]

City of Laguna Beach Has Plan to Reduce Pedestrian and Traffic Fatalities to Zero

This past week, the city of Laguna Beach in Orange County announced they would take part in Vision Zero. Vision Zero is a national campaign with the goal to help communities eliminate all traffic, bicycle, and pedestrian fatalities to zero. This campaign was founded in the progressive country of Sweden, which is also a country with […]

How Do You Handle Medical Bills in Hit and Run Accidents

How do you handle medical bills in hit and run accidents where the driver has not been apprehended or identified?  Who pays for the resulting injuries to passengers in a car or pedestrians when the person who caused the accident drives off?  Why should the victim of a hit and run accident hire an experienced […]

Fatal Accidents Can Lead to Wrongful Death Lawsuits

Fatal accidents can lead to wrongful death lawsuits when the victim was not responsible for causing the accident.  If the victim lost their life due to the negligence of another, such as a DUI driver, the family of victim is able to bring a wrongful death lawsuit.  Their beloved family member should not have lost […]

Accident in Huntington Beach Leaves 1 Injured

An accident in Huntington Beach early this morning left one person injured.  There were three vehicles involved in the accident near Newland Street and Edinger Avenue: a Dodge, Toyota and Mercedes-Benz.  According to officers at the site, one of the vehicles ran a red light, involving the other two.  One of the drivers was removed to […]

Drumline Teacher Seriously Injured in Santa Ana Hit and Run Accident

A 26 year old drumline teacher at Saddleback High School in Santa Ana was seriously injured in a Santa Ana hit and run accident yesterday.  The man’s father reported the teacher is suffering from severe head injuries, and our thoughts are with the injured teacher, as well as his family and students.  The teacher was […]

Santa Ana Pedestrian Killed in Crosswalk in Garden Grove

A Santa Ana pedestrian killed in a crosswalk in Garden Grove was a 51 year old woman.  The driver of the pickup truck who caused the accident was not cited or taken into custody.  There is a question as to whether the pedestrian was physically within the crosswalk when the fatal accident occurred, and the […]