San Pedro, CA (March 3, 2023) – Just before 3:00 p.m. on March 2, the Los Angeles Police Department troopers were called to the scene of an automobile accident that took place in the coastal San Pedro area and ended in injuries.
According to reports provided by the LAPD, an automobile accident occurred on West 25th Street at the intersection of South Alma Street.
The police and firefighters closed off the roadway for an extended period while working to clear debris and damaged vehicles from the road. Emergency medical services rendered aid to the victims while on-site.
At least one person suffered injuries in the accident and had to be transported to a nearby hospital.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are currently being investigated by the Los Angeles Police Department.
Car Accidents in California
Every year, nearly half a million car accidents take place in the state of California. Although many of these accidents go unreported, more than 200,000 of them result in injuries for those involved. Suffering an injury as a result of a car crash can have an overwhelming impact on your life. Every year, countless people are hospitalized with broken bones, brain injuries, and other serious injuries due to their accidents.
If you have been harmed as a result of a car crash, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. Working with a car accident lawyer can help you recover financial compensation for some of the damages that you face. Some of the damages that you can recover compensation for include:
- Medical expenses: Both immediate and long-term care costs can be recovered by filing a personal injury claim. Medical expenses can include the immediate costs to face and any long-term treatment that you require.
- Property damage: You can recover compensation to repair or replace your vehicle, depending on the extent of damage that your vehicle was left with following the accident.
- Mental anguish: If you have to go through counseling or any mental health services following your accident, you can recover compensation to alleviate the costs of the care you require.
In order to recover the maximum compensation possible for these and other damages, it is important that you seek legal help right away. Your attorney will be able to build the strongest case possible against the negligent party and fight for fair compensation.
We at Wilshire Law Firm take pride in helping our clients get the justice they deserve and seek damages for their personal injury cases. Our experienced team of attorneys will work with you every step of the way to ensure that your rights are fully protected and that you recover full compensation for any losses incurred as a result of an accident or injury. Contact our personal injury lawyers today at 800-358-1884 to schedule a free consultation to get started.