Orange County Woman Injured in SUV Rollover Crash

An unidentified Orange County woman was injured recently when her Honda Element SUV was involved in a Santa Ana car accident with a red sedan that caused her SUV to roll on its side, according to a news report. The SUV rollover accident occurred in the northbound lanes of Main Street in Santa Ana, just…

Two Drivers Injured in Laguna Hills Car Accident

Two Orange County drivers have been injured in a five-car collision that occurred on Laguna Hills Drive, according to a news report. An Orange County Sheriff’s Department spokesman said that the multi-car crash involved a BMW SUV, a Mini Cooper, a Dodge Neon, a Toyota Sienna and a Ford F-150 pickup truck.  The accident occurred…

Four-Car Crash in Huntington Beach Shuts Down Three Lanes of I-405

A four-car accident on southbound I-405 temporarily shut down the No. 1, 2 and carpool lanes in Huntington Beach recently, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol reported that a Nissan Altima driven by Jiten Bhakta, 22, of Cerritos slammed into the back of a Ford Thunderbird that had stopped to avoid hitting…

Woman Suffers Head Injuries in Lake Forest Pedestrian Accident

A woman in her mid-50s was struck by a car while crossing Portola Parkway in a Lake Forest pedestrian accident, according to a news report. Authorities say that the woman was discovered lying in the northbound lanes of Portola Parkway near Pauling Drive by a deputy driving in the area.  Investigators believe that the woman…

Teen in Critical Condition Following Fullerton Car Accident

A teenage boy was airlifted to a trauma center with critical injuries following a Fullerton car accident that left the driver and another passenger uninjured, according to a news report. Authorities said the one-car accident occurred on Ladera Vista Driver near Acacia Avenue after the teenage driver lost control of the car and smashed into…

Death of Laguna Niguel Woman Prompts City Review of Traffic Patterns

Mara Steves, 48, of Laguna Niguel was killed in February while walking near her home trying to find the owner of a lost dog. Standing near the entrance of her neighborhood, Steves was struck by a car that had been sent onto the sidewalk by a car running a red light at a Moulton Parkway…

Three Injured in Fountain Valley Car Accident

The driver of a pickup truck has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after being involved in a single-vehicle Fountain Valley car accident that injured his three passengers, according to a news report. Police said that Brenton Kopak of Huntington Beach failed to navigate a sharp turn in the road and rolled his pickup…

Driver Pinned in Orange County Truck Accident

The driver of a Nissan 350z was hospitalized after being pinned in his car under a 7-UP truck on the westbound 91 freeway in Buena Park, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol reported that the Nissan became wedged under the truck and passersby helped remove the driver from the car following the…

Anaheim Woman Killed in Long Beach Car Crash

An Anaheim woman who was a passenger in a car involved in a Long Beach car accident was killed and the driver was arrested on suspicion of felony gross vehicular manslaughter and felony drunk driving, according to a news report. Long Beach police said that Heriberto Cervantes, 29, of Los Angeles was the driver of…