SANTA ANA, CALIFORNIA (July 13, 2017) – Five teenagers were injured after a 16 year old boy with no license lost control of a vehicle on Greenville Street, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened on Thursday around 11:00 am in the 1600 block of Greenville Street. A 16 year old unlicensed driver that was reportedly under the influence of alcohol, was driving a silver Honda Accord at a high rate of speed when he lost control and jumped the sidewalk, slamming into two teenage pedestrians and then hitting a pole.
The two pedestrians were rushed to a hospital. The driver of the car, as well as his two teenage passengers, were also rushed to a nearby hospital. At least two of those injured were reportedly listed as trauma patients. The investigation is ongoing at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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) 864-6664. We are here to help you.