Los Angeles, CA (October 21, 2020) – One individual and two police officers were injured during a car accident in Los Angeles on Wednesday, October 20th.
The accident took place near the intersection of Central Avenue and Vernon Avenue at about 10:30 p.m.
Both of the police officers and one individual driving a silver Mazda were all transported via ambulance to a nearby medical facility. All injuries were classified as non-life-threatening.
Firefighters were also dispatched to the crash site after police realized that one of the officers was trapped and required extrication from the squad car.
At this time there are no additional details pertaining to the cause of the accident or the names of the people involved.
This crash remains under police investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Los Angeles
In 2014, the city of Los Angeles saw roughly 46,500 car accidents. By 2015, that number had escalated to 52,000 accidents throughout the city. In 2016, the number of vehicle collisions in Los Angeles had grown by just under 20% to 55,350. This factors out to one person dying in a Los Angeles car crash once every 40 hours.
When lives are lost due to negligent driver errors, family members are often left to deal with not only the painful loss of their loved one, but also perhaps outstanding medical bills, funeral costs, and other costs associated with their family member’s accident. In worst-case scenarios, families lose an important source of income along with losing their loved one, which can impose even further financial burdening upon them.
If you have recently lost a loved one due to the negligence of another person, contact a California wrongful death attorney. An attorney will be able to assist you with moving forward from your recent accident aftermath by informing you of your legal right toward compensation. You could be entitled to significant financial compensation for any injuries, losses, and/or damages you may have endured as a result of your loved one’s recent collision.
Experiencing an unexpected loss can be very overwhelming, painful, and stressful, which is why the California personal injury lawyers at AgnewBrusavich are here to help. Our lawyers have been assisting injured accident victims and their families through the arduous motions of accident aftermaths since 1984. We believe in providing injured accident victims and their families with the best and most effective legal representation available in the state of California.
Our attorneys hold a firm belief in helping people when they need it most, which is why our job is to award you full and fair financial compensation in the event that you or someone you love was injured in a recent traffic accident caused by negligence.
Call the skilled and knowledgeable attorneys at AgnewBrusavich in order to get started on your own personal injury claim today.
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