Gregorio Solis, Gregorio Vazquez, Jonathan Rivera Injured in Yorba Linda Car Accident on 91 Freeway

Gregorio Solis, Gregorio Vazquez, Jonathan Rivera Injured in Fatal Car Crash on 91 Freeway in Linda Yorba


Linda Yorba, California (February 25, 2020) – Three people who were injured in a fatal car accident on Sunday morning have been identified as 93-year-old Gregorio Solis, 52-year-old Gregorio Vazquez and 29-year-old Jonathan Rivera.

According to a CHP report, the accident happened at about 3:30 a.m. February 23, on the westbound side of Highway 91, just west of Gypsum Canyon Road.

A gray 2006 Honda Civic driven by Rivera crashed into a stopped 2019 Volkswagen Atlas SUV occupied by four people.

Two passengers in the Volkswagen were killed in the accident.

The Orange County Coroner’s office identified the deceased as Francisca Solis of Anaheim and Trinidad Solis of Selma.

Gregorio Solis and Gregorio Vazquez, who were also riding in the Volkswagen, suffered minor injuries and were taken to OC Global Medical Center in Santa Ana for treatment.

Rivera sustained major injuries in the crash and was rushed to Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo.

The police believe Rivera was driving under the influence of alcohol.

The crash remained under investigation.

What to Do At the Accident Scene

Nobody is ever prepared for an accident. However, knowing what to do in case you are involved in the accident is very crucial. The following steps will help you ensure your safety and the safety of others.

  1. Stay at the scene and don’t panic.
  1. Check for injuries and immediately call for an ambulance if anyone is hurt.
  2. Notify the police even if no one is injured. The police will examine the scene and document the accident. At this point, it is important to record accurate information. You can later request a police report.
  3. If the accident is minor, it is advisable to move the vehicles to the shoulder and turn on your vehicle’s hazard lights to ensure the safety of other motorists.
  4. Gather information about the other drivers involved in the accident. Also, talk to witnesses and get their information.
  5. If possible, take photos of the damage to your car and the surrounding area.
  6. Do not admit fault or discuss the accident with anyone. Do not sign any papers unless requested by the police.
  7. Do not leave the accident scene until the police have left.

After leaving the accident scene,

  1. Contact your insurance company as soon as possible.
  2. Get a copy of the accident report from the police.
  3. Get a property damage valuation.
  4. If you were injured in the accident, keep detailed notes of your injuries and track your medical treatment.
  5. Contact a reputable personal injury attorney to protect your rights.
  1. Seek legal advice before you contact your insurer to discuss your car accident claim and compensation for your personal injuries. A qualified attorney will help you recover the maximum amount of damages.

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 is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.