Garden Grove, CA – Three Teenage Boys Struck by a Vehicle on Westminster Street near Kerry Street
Garden Grove, CA (July 18, 2018) – Local news sources reported that a crash involving three teenage pedestrians took place on Westminster Street in the vicinity of Kerry Street. The incident occurred at approximately 5:55 PM in the early evening on Thursday, July 19, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the three teenage boys involved in the crash has been released.
Based on the reports, the three boys were walking along Westminster when, for indeterminate reasons, an oncoming SUV struck them. Afterward, rescue teams took the pedestrians to a nearby hospital, where they received treatment for their injuries. At this time, medical personnel have not released information concerning the patients’ current physical conditions or the extent of their injuries.
Officials did confirm the driver of the SUV remained at the scene and spoke with law enforcement.
Due to the crash, authorities blocked the intersection at Westminster and Kerry for over two hours.
Presently, the investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and most loving thoughts to the three young victims and wish them swift and efficient recoveries from their injuries.
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According to the initial reports, the male SUV driver sped through a red light and ultimately caused the accident and, ultimately, the injuries of the three teenagers. As part of the ongoing investigation, authorities will consider if the motorist had consumed drugs or alcohol prior to operating the vehicle or had simply ignored basic traffic laws. Officials will also determine if negligence or distraction played a role in the events leading up to the crash.
Depending on the final case results, the members of the teenager boys’ families will have the choice to file a personal injury lawsuit against the culprit. As part of the claim, these individuals will be compensated for the boys’ medical bills and painful injuries, as well as additional factors.
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 the accident.