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Orange County, CA - Accident News and Resources including car, bicycle, motorcycle and truck accidents and much more.

Orange County, located just southeast of Los Angeles, is more populous than twenty-one U.S. states and includes cities such as Anaheim, Irvine and Newport Beach

To get up-to-date road information, go to the California DOT site. And to find out current weather conditions in Orange County, go to Accuweather.com. Some of the major roadways in Orange County are:

Links to accidents that occur in the Orange County area

Here is information on the most recent accidents in the Orange County area:

If you are looking for information on a specific crash that happened in Orange County, go to the link above for the accident type you are seeking. 

If you know someone who has been injured in an Orange County accident, here are links to the major hospitals in the area:

Orange County grief support information for accident victims

When a loved one is killed in a motor-vehicle accident, it is often helpful for grieving family and friends to get help from a grief support organization. It can be comforting to talk with others going through a similar situation, and the road to recovering from the loss may go more smoothly. Go here to get information on Orange County grief support organizations.

Orange County legal information for accident victims

When injury or death is the result of a motor-vehicle crash in Orange County, many decisions need to be made immediately and questions need to be answered. For example, how much of the medical costs will be covered by the insurance policy? How does PIP insurance help with medical bills immediately? What if the at-fault driver has no insurance?

Where to find legal assistance after an Orange County injury accident

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from an Orange County personal injury attorney who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows the issues related to insurance policies, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision, an Orange County wrongful death lawyer will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what an Orange County accident attorney can do to help.
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Most recent accident reports

A speeding motorist fatally struck a woman before crashing into at least six vehicles in Buena Park Sunday.

Date: 
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Roadway: 
La Palma Avenue

An alleged DUI driver struck and killed a bicyclist in Huntington Beach late Wednesday, police said. Antonio Magdaleno Jr., 29, was arrested for felony hit-and-run and suspicion of DUI, according to the Huntington Beach Police Department.

Date: 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

A child is recovering after he was ejected from a vehicle during a crash on the 5 Freeway in Anaheim Wednesday.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Roadway: 
5 Freeway

Parents of an Orange County teenager who was seriously hurt in a hit-and-run announced Wednesday they are offering a reward to help find the person behind the wheel.

A young man was killed Friday night when his vehicle crashed into a house in the private Orange County community of Coco de Caza.

Date: 
Friday, January 31, 2014
Type: Car Accident

An investigation is underway in Fullerton after a man trying to cross the 57 Freeway on foot was struck and killed.

Date: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Roadway: 
57 Freeway

What felt like a "massive earthquake" was actually the impact of a car crashing through the wall of an Orange County home early Wednesday morning just a few feet from a startled family member.

Date: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2014

A bank robbery in Anaheim on Friday led to a pursuit that left one suspect dead and another hospitalized.

The robbery occurred about 1:45 p.m. at a Bank of the West branch at 4501 E. La Palma Ave., an Anaheim police said.

Date: 
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Type: Car Accident

A 15-year-old girl from Murrieta was in a coma and on life support following a skateboarding accident Sunday. The community is now rallying to help raise funds to pay for her medical expenses.

A suspected DUI driver was arrested after crashing into an Orange County home and killing a resident who was in bed inside early Sunday, officials said.

Date: 
Saturday, December 28, 2013

A pedestrian in Huntington Beach was killed after being hit by two different drivers. Authorities are searching for the second driver. Police say the incident happened around 4:30 a.m. Saturday at Pacific Coast Highway and Brookhurst Street.

Date: 
Friday, December 27, 2013

Four people died and another was in critical condition following a crash in Orange County that left a vehicle severed into two parts early Saturday, officials said.

Date: 
Friday, December 6, 2013

Speed and weather appeared to play a role in a crash that left five teenage girls injured -- two of them critically-- in Orange County late Saturday, officials said. Authorities responded just before 11 p.m.