Los Angeles, CA (June 19, 2020) – One person was killed and two others seriously injured following a motor vehicle accident in the 1300 block of Silver Lake Boulevard. The accident occurred on Wednesday morning, June 17th, at approximately 11:00 a.m., according to officers.
Authorities said that a Ford Explorer occupied by two people struck a man on a motorized scooter before crashing into L&E Oyster Bar in Silver Lake. Officials with the Los Angeles Police Department and the Los Angeles Fire Department were dispatched to the scene where the operator of the scooter, identified as a man in his 50's, was pronounced deceased.
The occupants of the SUV, a 52-year-old man, and a 72-year-old woman, were rushed to a nearby hospital in serious condition. No further details were reported as officers with the NYPD continue to investigate the cause of this incident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of their full recovery.
Motor Vehicle Accidents in Los Angeles
Statistics show that there are at least 7.9 deaths per 100,000 people each year due to car accidents in California. Many of these collisions are triggered by seriously negligent or otherwise reckless drivers who show little regard for the rules of the road. It is absolutely imperative for victims and their families to fully understand the value of efficient representation during such a difficult and challenging time.
At AgnewBrusavich, our dedicated Los Angeles County accident attorneys are devoted to helping those who have wrongfully suffered at the hands of an irresponsible party. 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, contact our California car accident attorneys at (310) 928-9081 today.
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