Los Angeles, CA (November 3, 2020) – According to the California Highway Patrol, a motorcyclist was killed in a fatal traffic accident at an intersection in Los Angeles last night.
The collision occurred at the intersection of Slauson Avenue and Brynhurst Avenue at approximately 10:50 p.m. for reasons still being investigated.
Firefighters and EMTs arrived at the crash site where they pronounced the motorcyclist deceased due to his sustained injuries.
At this time, an investigation into the cause of this incident remains ongoing. No further details have been made available.
Our thoughts are with the victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Los Angeles
At least 15.1% of traffic-related fatalities in Los Angeles and across California involved a motorcyclist. Motorcycle accidents in Los Angeles often result in serious injuries or death. Due to being almost totally unprotected, motorcyclists are some of the most vulnerable travelers on the roadway at any given time. In Los Angeles alone, approximately 3% of accidents involve motorcyclists, however, around 15% of crash-related fatalities in the city involve motorcyclists.
Sudden motorcycle accidents often leave motorcyclists and their families with towering medical bills and other costs associated with the crash. Some of these costs can include the initial hospitalization on top of continued medical care paired with lost income. This can all be horribly overwhelming. Oftentimes, the injuries that result from motorcycle accidents require months or even years of expensive physical therapy.
If you or a loved one of yours has recently been injured or lost their lives in a motorcycle accident in Los Angeles that was caused by the negligence of another person, you should not be faced with covering the cost of your recovery. When a driver acts negligently while behind the wheel of a vehicle and causes injury to another person, they should be held accountable for their actions. It is in your best interest to contact a Los Angeles personal injury attorney who will be able to fight for your right toward significant financial compensation.
You could be entitled to financial compensation in order to cover things like medical bills, but you can also collect compensation in the form of pain and suffering and punitive damages depending on the circumstances of your crash.
It can be devastating to suffer the sudden loss of a loved one. Our compassionate Torrance wrongful death attorneys at AgnewBrusavich have extensive experience in assisting the surviving family members of deceased traffic accident victims get the financial compensation they deserve. We are highly familiar with the immense pain and suffering that follow a serious crash, and we are prepared to diligently fight for the justice and compensation you deserve. If you lost a family member or suffered injuries because of a negligent party, contact our Los Angeles accident attorneys at (310) 928-9081 today.
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Disclaimer: Our firm is providing this post for general information and to help the public avoid similar situations, but also prepare them should they find themselves a victim. We strive to honor those who have been victims of accidents in Southern California. Victims should seek assistance from legal or medical professionals and not view this post as any type of legal or medical advice. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.