Los Angeles, CA (August 19, 2020) – Authorities with the Los Angeles Police Department have now reported on a serious crash that left six people injured on Sunday night, August 16th. The accident happened in the Valley Glen neighborhood on Victory Boulevard, in the vicinity of the 170 Freeway.
According to the LAPD, two unspecified vehicles collided in the 12500 block of Victory Boulevard at around 9:47 p.m. Police officers and fire department officials arrived at the scene where paramedics rendered assistance to six injured parties, including a pregnant woman in one of the vehicles.
All six victims were transported to area hospitals but neither their conditions nor their identities have been verified at this time. Investigators are currently working to determine the events that led to this incident.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Los Angeles
Officials determined that in the year 2014, a total of around 46,500 traffic accidents occurred just within the city limits of Los Angeles, alone. Throughout the following year, that number jumped to approximately 52,000 before increasing again in 2016 with a total of 55,350 collisions reported. Car accidents in Los Angeles and all areas across Southern California are frequently devastating as careless drivers often cause severe car wrecks for many different reasons. Among the most common causes of abrupt accidents in the Los Angeles area include actions taken by reckless motorists who engage in dangerous and irresponsible behaviors such as DUI, speeding, drowsy, and distracted driving.
Fully realizing your rights as a victim or a bereaved loved one can be of paramount importance as you begin moving forward. First and foremost, however, those who have suffered unjustly at the hands of a negligent driver or other entity must understand the need for aggressive representation to fight on their behalf as soon as possible. In the event of a crash that has claimed the life of a loved one, family members are encouraged to hold the liable party accountable for wrongful death.
After suffering an injury or the loss of a family member, victims are left with enormous costs due to hospitalizations and often continued care, including years of therapy in many cases. There is nothing more important than obtaining astute representation that understands the sensitive nature of such a time. The victim of someone else's actions should never be held responsible for the cost of their treatment, and an experienced car accident attorney will help you recover the compensation you deserve.
At AgnewBrusavich, our dedicated Torrance car accident attorneys are devoted to helping those who have wrongfully suffered at the hands of an irresponsible party throughout Torrance and surrounding areas. We understand the overwhelming moments that follow a sudden and severe accident, and we are prepared to fight for the compensation you deserve. If you have been injured or lost a loved one because of someone else's negligence, visit https://agnewbrusavich.com or contact our Los Angeles accident attorneys at (310) 928-9081 today.
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