Two Killed in Fatal Single-Vehicle Car Crash on Santiago Canyon Road near State Route 241 in Orange

Two Killed in Fatal Single-Vehicle Car Crash on Santiago Canyon Road near State Route 241 in Orange

ON March 02, 2018

Double fatality car crash on Santiago Canyon Road

Two victims were killed in a deadly, fiery car wreck on the Santiago Canyon Road on-ramp to the 241 Freeway in Orange on Sunday night, according to a news report from OnscenevideoTV.

The accident occurred at about 9:20 p.m. on February 25th, reported the article.  A single vehicle suddenly crashed into a utility pole in the area and downed several power lines before catching on fire.  The Orange County coroner’s office also responded to the scene shortly after, as two people were reportedly killed in the fiery crash.

California Highway Patrol shut down the roadway and toll road in the area, according to the report.  The identities of the deceased victims were not named publicly, pending the notification of family first.

It was unclear from the news how the accident occurred.

Currently, this crash remains under investigation as authorities work to determine the exact cause and liable party in the crash.

Further details will be reported at a later time once the investigation has concluded.

Our May Firm staff is deeply saddened upon hearing news of this accident, and will keep the victim as well as their family and loved ones in our thoughts and prayers during this tremendously difficult time.

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