Mostafa Hasanein, Tri Nguyen, Thong and Steven Oatman Injured in Costa Mesa Car Accident on 55 Freeway

4 Injured in Car Accident on 55 Freeway near Victoria Street in Costa Mesa


Costa Mesa, California (October 15, 2019) – Four people were injured in a chain-reaction collision involving a car that was traveling the wrong-way in Costa Mesa on Sunday morning.

According to a local news source, the accident happened at about 3:36 a.m. October 13, on 55 Freeway near Victoria Street.

The authorities said a gray Toyota Camry was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes when it crashed into a gray GMC.

The GMC rolled down an embankment while the Camry stopped in the leftmost lane where it was struck by a southbound Ford Expedition.

The driver of the Ford, 23-year-old Mostafa Hasanein was transported to Hoag Hospital for treatment.

The driver of the GMC, 55-year-old Steven Oatman and the driver of the Camry, 25-year-old Thong Nguyen were taken to Orange County Global Medical Center for treatment.

Also hospitalized was a passenger in the Camry identified as 25-year-old Tri Nguyen.

Thong Nguyen was later arrested on suspicion of DUI.

No further information was provided.

An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is underway.

Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”

Mr. Khodaverdian, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.