Early Friday morning around 5:00 a.m., police received a call about a car accident between Ellis Avenue and Main Street. According to the investigation, a Honda Civic was heading westbound on Ellis Avenue at high speeds when the driver failed to maintain control as he approached the turn on Main Street.
The car then crashed directly into a palm tree, both driver and passenger were killed on impact. Police have not released the names of the two victims, but are still investigating if alcohol or drugs also played a factor in the accident.
Unfortunately, tragic accidents similar to this are not uncommon in the Orange County area. If you or loved one have been involved in an auto accident in Huntington Beach and are in need of legal help, contact our dedicated Orange County injury attorneys today.