Los Angeles, CA – LAPD Responds to Injury Accident on E 46th St

February 20, 2023

Man holding steering wheel in car accident

Los Angeles, CA (February 20, 2023) – The Los Angeles Police Department and local firefighters were summoned to provide assistance at the scene of an accident late Sunday afternoon that sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries.

At approximately 3:00 p.m. on February 19, officers with the Los Angeles Police Department were notified that they were needed on-site at an automobile collision that took place on East 46th Street.

According to officials, vehicles collided in the area of 1273 East 46th Street. The incident blocked multiple lanes in the area, causing some delays in traffic.

LAPD and firefighters responded and secured the roadway. Paramedics with the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to care for the victims and transport them to area hospitals.

Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the accident.

Car Accidents in California

Los Angeles, CA – LAPD Responds to Injury Accident on E 46th StAccidents are reported every day in the state of California. In many cases, these accidents are a result of driver negligence. We see thousands of victims hospitalized every year with serious injuries that impact their lives forever. Spinal cord injuries can result in permanent paralysis for victims. Trauma to the head can cause memory loss and problems concentrating. These and other serious injuries can have a very overwhelming impact on the lives of victims. Unfortunately, many of the accidents that take place are a result of negligence.

The leading causes of car accidents in California continue to be:

  • Those drivers who do not make way for oncoming traffic
  • Drivers who are operating their vehicles at a rate of speed that is unsafe for the conditions.
  • Divers who are high on prescription or illicit drugs.
  • Motorists who are driving while under the influence of alcohol.
  • Drowsy drivers who are unable to safely operate their vehicles.
  • Drivers who are unable to concentrate because they are using their phones.

If you have been hurt as a result of another motorist engaging and negligent and reckless actions while operating their vehicles, a Los Angeles car accident lawyer can help you seek compensation to cover the losses and damages you face. It is important that you seek legal guidance right away to protect your legal rights and provide yourself with the best chance of getting justice.

Our team at Wilshire Law Firm will be committed to pursuing justice and maximum financial compensation for your case. Our seasoned legal team has decades of combined experience and is recognized as some of the top attorneys nationwide. We are here to help injured Californians every step of the way with superior client service. At Wilshire Law Firm, we understand how overwhelming it may be after a traumatic accident, and that’s why we are dedicated to ensuring those responsible parties are held accountable for their actions. If you are interested in pursuing a personal injury claim after being hurt in a car accident, reach out to our California personal injury law firm today by calling 800-358-1884, so our experienced lawyers can start working on your case as soon as possible.