Los Angeles, CA (March 12, 2023) – A car crash took place in the Los Angeles area on Saturday morning that sent a pedestrian to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries.
At around 1:13 a.m. on March 11, authorities were notified that an automobile accident had occurred on Rosemead Boulevard.
California Highway Patrol trooper reports show that a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Rosemead Boulevard in the area of Ibsen Street. The pedestrian was injured as a result of the crash.
Emergency medical services personnel responded to the scene to render aid to the victim. The pedestrian was treated on-site and transported to a local hospital for further care. No other injuries were reported as a result of this accident.
California Highway Patrol troopers out of Los Angeles are currently investigating the accident to determine its cause.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
Pedestrian accidents leave over 260 people injured every week. Unfortunately, victims of pedestrian accidents are more likely to suffer severe injuries due to the impact. We see many pedestrians left with significant trauma to the head, severe spinal cord fractures, life-threatening internal injuries, and more. Dealing with these injuries can be incredibly difficult. This is especially true when it comes to gathering the financial resources that you need to cover the care costs you face.
After being injured in a pedestrian accident, victims are able to take legal action against the responsible driver. Filing a personal injury claim can provide you with some much-needed financial relief for some of the damages that you face. Some of the damages you can request compensation for in your lawsuit include:
- The loss of income if you have to take time off work to recover.
- Lost earning capacity if they were left permanently disabled.
- Any medical costs for immediate care needs.
- Any medical expenses for long-term treatment, such as therapy or rehabilitation.
- Pain and suffering.
- The loss of enjoyment of life.
After an accident, it is crucial to act quickly in order to provide yourself with the best chance of getting justice.
Suffering a personal injury due to another driver’s reckless and negligent actions can be an incredibly stressful experience. At Wilshire Law Firm, we understand the anxiety and worry you are going through and know that it should not have to be faced alone. Our dedicated personal injury lawyers have extensive experience when it comes to dealing with issues surrounding personal injury cases and will work with you every step of the way. We believe that anyone who has been wrongfully injured deserves justice, which is why we urge those in need of legal advice or representation to get in touch today at 800-358-1884 for more information on how we might be able to help.