Garden Grove high school students injured in prom night accident
Posted on Jun 07, 2010
Prom night came to a sudden end when four teenagers leaving the Marina High School prom were injured in a Garden Grove car crash around 12:30 a.m. on June 6, 2010. Police believe that both alcohol and street racing were contributing factors to the two vehicle car accident.
The accident occurred early on Sunday morning at the intersection of West Street and Reva Lane. The 4 teenages, all students at Marina High School, had been at their prom at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim. They were leaving the hotel, when the 18-year-old driver swerved to miss another car. He lost control of the vehicle and hit a parked truck.
All four students were taken to UCI medical center for treatment of minor injuries.
A second car was stopped at the scene. The driver was questioned by police. The two cars may have been racing.
The accident is still under investigation.