Van Nuys, CA – Injuries Reported in Crash on Vanowen St near Sepulveda Blvd

March 14, 2023

Van Nuys, CA – Injuries Reported in Crash on Vanowen St near Sepulveda Blvd

Van Nuys, CA (March 14, 2023) – Injuries were reported as a result of an automobile accident that took place in the Van Nuys area early Monday afternoon.

Just before 1:00 p.m. on March 13, the Los Angeles Police Department and County firefighters were called to a crash that occurred on Vanowen Street.

Crash reports indicate that a gray van and a white sedan collided on Vanowen Street. The two vehicles came to rest in the middle of the road near Sepulveda Boulevard. Firefighters immediately responded and closed off the roadway to prevent further damage to the involved vehicle.

At least one person was injured as a result of the accident. Firefighters removed a woman from her vehicle and rendered her aid at the scene. Injured parties were then transported to local hospitals for further medical care.

At this time, investigations into the cause of the crash are underway.

Car Accidents in California

Van Nuys, CA – Injuries Reported in Crash on Vanowen St near Sepulveda BlvdMotor vehicle accidents are reported in California every day. Hundreds of thousands of these accidents leave victims injured. In some cases, victims suffer minor injuries that interrupt their day and cause minor inconveniences. Unfortunately, we do see a significant number of people hospitalized with severe trauma to the head and other significant injuries that demand ongoing care.

In many cases, innocent motorists are hurt in accidents that are caused by reckless and negligent motorists. We see many people hurt in accidents due to:

  • Drivers who are distracted (texting or talking on the phone, eating, etc.)
  • Drivers who fail to yield
  • Drowsy driving
  • Drivers who pass traffic control devices (running red lights or stop signs)
  • Driver intoxication (drugs, alcohol, etc.)
  • Reckless driving (following too closely, switching lanes without looking, etc.)

When innocent people are harmed as a result of these and other acts of negligence, they are able to take legal action against the responsible party. Filing a personal injury claim after being injured in an accident and help you obtain financial compensation for some of the losses and damages that you face. This can include compensation for your medical costs, lost earnings, vehicle repairs costs, and more.

If you have contributed to your accident in any way, the amount of money recovered can be reduced in proportion to the amount of fault you shared. For this reason, it is important that you have the strongest evidence in support of your case against the defendant.

At Wilshire Law Firm, we take pride in helping individuals and families who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. Our experienced personal injury lawyers have a proven record of success when it comes to litigating claims and getting results. We understand the physical, emotional, and financial impact that car accidents can have on victims and their loved ones. With our help, you can seek justice from those responsible for your injuries. Contact us today for a free consultation at 800-358-1884 to see how we can help you.