“Pedestrian vs. Vehicle Accident”
SANTA ANA, CALIFORNIA (June 17, 2017) – 71-year-old Charlene Hanson was involved in a pedestrian vs. vehicle crash at the intersection of Civic Center Driver and Lacy Street Saturday evening, according to police and fire officials. (map)
The accident occurred at approximately 6:19 p.m. when a Toyota Tacoma, traveling southbound on Lacy Street and turning left on Civic Center, struck Hanson as she was crossing Civic Center Driver traveling northbound, according to Capt. Steve Horner of the Orange County Fire Authority.
Emergency crews responded to the scene. Hanson later succumbed to her injuries. The driver of the Tacoma remained at the scene and cooperated with police officials. An investigation is ongoing.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort this woman’s family and friends as they cope with such an incredible loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “The thoughts and prayers of our staff are with them, as well as the young people who were injured, as they try to piece together what happened.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 541-2111. We are here to help you.