Los Angeles, CA (March 10, 2023) – On March 9, emergency personnel across Los Angeles County responded to the scene of a car crash that took place on the southeast side of the city.
The accident was reported just before 6:15 p.m.
According to officials, a collision between vehicles blocked the intersection of South Central Avenue and East 83rd Street. The incident caused severe delays in the area as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.
Paramedics tended to the injured victims while on site before transporting them to local hospitals.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are currently being investigated.
Car Accidents in California
Car accidents can be overwhelming to deal with. Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of accidents that result in injuries occur here in California every year. A significant number of these accidents take place right here in Los Angeles County. In fact, more than 150 people in LA are hospitalized every day due to their collisions.
There are many instances where innocent people are hurt in car crashes due to negligent and reckless drivers. Acts of negligence continue to contribute to a significant number of auto collisions statewide. Some of the most common causes of crashes that take place here include:
- Intoxicated drivers operating their vehicles.
- Speeding motorists traveling too fast for road conditions.
- Distracted drivers who are texting on their phones.
- Drivers who switch lanes without checking for other motorists.
- Drivers who do not check for other cars before entering the roadway.
- Drivers who disregard traffic control devices at intersections.
Even though we have stricter laws in place to protect motorists across our state, we continue to see people harmed as a result of drivers who fail to provide motorists sharing the road with the duty of care.
Even if a person does not face criminal charges or traffic citations for their actions, innocent victims can still pursue legal action in civil court against them. After being harmed in an accident, it is critical that crash victims are able to get justice and hold negligent parties accountable. Furthermore, it is crucial that they are able to secure the financial resources that they need and deserve.
At Wilshire Law Firm, we genuinely care about the well-being of our clients and are determined to help them receive the justice they deserve. Our team has extensive experience in personal injury law and is dedicated to obtaining favorable results for those who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. Over the years, we have helped our clients secure more than $1 billion collectively. We will do everything in our power to make sure you are able to get justice in that the person who caused your pain and suffering is held accountable. If you or a loved one needs assistance with a personal injury claim, please do not hesitate to contact us today at 800-358-1884 for a free consultation.