Multi-Vehicle Crash in Huntington Beach
4 Vehicle Crash on Beach Boulevard and Ellis Avenue
Huntington Beach, CA (June 15, 2018) – One SUV and three cars were involved in a terrible crash that took place a little after 5:30 PM on Beach Boulevard, just off Ellis Avenue. The Huntington Police Department stated that the accident resulted in a multi-vehicle crash and one overturned vehicle. Ultimately, the crash blocked all lanes except Beach Boulevard, and authorities were forced to divert traffic onto nearby ramps for the safety of oncoming vehicles.
First responders arrived on the scene to secure the area and administer care to those injured during the course of the accident. The condition of the drivers and the details regarding the extent of any serious injuries have not been disclosed.
Officials directed traffic around the scene of the accident and took statements witnesses and from those directly involved. After securing the area and ensuring the safety of those involved in the accident, the regular flow of traffic was returned and an investigation is ongoing into the cause and nature of this accident.
Traffic Accident Investigation
Huntington Beach Police officials are working hard to determine the cause of the accident and the identity of the culprit. At present, the Department cannot yet determine factors like vehicle speed, distracted driving, or chemical influence. Officials will also consider if any potential injuries (as-of-yet undisclosed) were caused by mechanical failure or the accident itself.
Our hearts go out to all those injured as a result of this accident and we wish them a full and speedy recovery.
By law, victims and their loved ones may file a wrongful death claim or personal injury lawsuit against distracted/neglectful drivers who caused an accident. Ultimately, those affected have the right to withhold, but the costs of vehicular accidents can be overwhelming. It is best to consider all options before filing a lawsuit or claim.
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. If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
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.”