Jamie Lopez and Nancy Ortiz Killed in Irvine Car Accident
Fatal Car Crash on Jamboree Road in Irvine
IRVINE (July 23, 2017) – A fatal solo-car accident took place on Jamboree Road early Saturday morning, according to The Orange County Register.
The wreck was reported at about 2:20 a.m. between Main Street and Kelvin Avenue.
As per the article, Irvine police said for an unknown reason a Chevrolet Corvette carrying three people crashed on Jamboree Road. A fire hydrant in the area was also found sheared off following the collision.
Irvine Fatal Car Accident
Police affirmed that two women in the Chevrolet died at the scene. They were identified as Santa Ana resident Jamie R. Lopez and Garden Grove resident Nancy A. Ortiz. Both were 26 years old.
Meanwhile a third occupant, an unidentified man, was transported to a hospital where he was listed in critical condition. Jamboree Road was forced to shut down in both directions between Main and Kelvin.
The staff members of Johnson Attorneys Group sincerest thoughts and prayers are with all the parties involved and their families and friends during such difficult times.
There are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in this deadly crash. Was the driver involved under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was there negligence or recklessness on the part of the motorist? Authorities are still gathering more information and evidence to verify the cause of the tragedy, and we are hoping that soon enough justice will be given to the victims and their families.
Most deadly accidents are preventable tragedies. If a negligent party has disregarded the safety of others and has led to the death or injury of a family member, it is likely you may have the right to a wrongful death or a personal injury lawsuit. If your loved one has been a victim of a tragic accident and you believe another person is at fault, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today to speak with one of our experienced Orange County lawyers at 800-235-6801. We will work aggressively to recover everything you are entitled to and obtain the justice you deserve. Give us a call today for a free case consultation.