At Least 1 Injured in Newport Beach Car Accident on Birch Street near MacArthur Boulevard
Newport Beach, California (September 10, 2019) – According to a local news report, at least one person was injured in a rollover accident in Newport Beach Tuesday afternoon.
The crash occurred on Birch Street near the Benihana Japanese restaurant, between MacArthur Boulevard and Dove Street.
Authorities said a BMW sedan overturned in a two-car accident. However, details on how the crash occurred were not immediately available.
Emergency crews responded to the scene to help the parties involved. At least one person was trapped inside the overturned BMW sedan and had to be extricated by firefighters. The extent of the injuries sustained by the victim and their name at this time remained unknown.
No further details were immediately given regarding the crash.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.