Los Angeles, CA (February 15, 2023) – Officers with the Los Angeles Police Department responded to the scene of an accident in Mid City that ended in injuries.
The accident was reported at around 11:24 a.m. on February 15.
Reports provided by LAPD show that a collision between vehicles occurred on West 7th Street at the intersection of South Wilton Place during the morning hours. The incident prompted officials to close off multiple lanes in the area as they provided assistance to the injured victims.
At least one of the people involved in the accident suffered injuries. Paramedics with the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to the scene to care for the victims. The injured parties were then transported to area hospitals for further care.
The circumstances surrounding the crash are currently being investigated by the Los Angeles Police Department.
Car Accidents in California
More than 200,000 accidents take place every year that result in injuries in California. A victim’s chances of suffering life-altering injuries increase dramatically when multiple cars are involved in a collision.
Many auto accidents that occur in our state result in serious injuries that require medical attention. There are a number of common injuries that are reported after car accidents in California.
Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), emotional trauma, amputations, broken bones, and soft tissue injuries (sprains and strains) are just some of the serious injuries that victims often struggle to overcome following accidents.
If an automobile accident caused you harm, you may be able to take legal action. If someone else was responsible for your injuries, you can sue them for compensation. Hiring an attorney can help you get the most compensation possible for your damages.
If you’ve been hurt in an accident, you may be eligible for compensation to help with the costs associated with your recovery. Some of the damages that you can recover include:
- Lost wages
- Lost earnings
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Property damages
- Medical costs
- Long-term treatment expenses
Following your act, it is important that you reach out to a Los Angeles car accident lawyer as soon as possible. The sooner you get in touch with a competent legal team, the better your chances of winning your case.
If you have been hurt because of someone else’s carelessness, our skilled lawyers at Wilshire Law Firm are here to help you pursue justice and financial compensation. Our team is dedicated to defending our client’s legal rights and best interests, and we have won over $1 billion in compensation for thousands of victims all around California. Wilshire Law Firm has been assisting clients like you with difficult personal injury claims for over 25 years, and we do so by providing individualized representation for each client we work with. If you are in need of legal assistance in California, please call our office at (800) 358-1884.
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