SUV Hits and Injures 5 Students in Sylmar Pedestrian Accident
On the afternoon of October 11, five students ended up in the hospital after being struck by an SUV in Sylmar, according to officials.
The pedestrian accident occurred at around 2:15 p.m. in a school parking lot connecting Lakeview Charter High School and Triumph Charter Academy.
The SUV crashed into a minivan before “brushing” the students.
All five students and one of the drivers sustained non-life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the SUV claims that the gas pedal had become stuck.
“At this time, an investigation is underway,” said a representative of Wilshire Law Firm.