Four People Injured After Collision with Police Squad Car in Anaheim
Anaheim, California (June 21, 2018) – Four people sustained injuries after an accident that involved an as-of-yet-unidentified vehicle and an Orange County Sheriff’s Department squad car at the intersection of Orange and Western Avenues in Anaheim. Further reports indicate the collision took place at approximately 11:40 PM on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. The names and identities of the deputies and the women involved, as well as the extent of their injuries, have not been revealed to the public, pending further investigations.
Initial police reports stated that the two deputies were driving westbound on Orange Avenue in response to a reported carjacking. At the same time, the second vehicle occupied by two civilian women was heading southbound on Western Avenue. Once both parties approached the intersection, the women’s vehicle crashed into the officers’ squad car, resulting in the accident.
At present, the Anaheim Police Department is conducting an ongoing investigation regarding the cause of this collision. Further information will arise as more evidence surfaces.
We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the individuals affected by this accident.
Traffic Accident Investigation
Investigators have not yet determined if the civilian women or Sheriff’s deputies are responsible for this incident. Teams will determine if substance abuse, distracted driving, or negligent driving are primary factors. Inability to comply with safe driving procedures and ignorance of traffic laws will also be considered.
Once a guilty part is identified, the non-guilty individuals affected by the accident have the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the culprits. Legal assistance will help victims receive compensation for a variety of circumstances like excessive medical bills or a preservation of well-being.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in this unfortunate accident.