Altadena, CA – Multiple Vehicles Involved in Traffic Accident on Highway 134 near Forest Lawn Drive
Altadena, CA (August 3, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a traffic accident involving multiple vehicles took place along Highway 134 in the vicinity of Forest Lawn Drive. CHP first logged the collision at approximately 11:02 AM in the morning on Thursday, August 2, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been revealed.
Based on the initial CHP log, a black SUV and two smaller-sized sedans were traveling down Highway 134 when, for indeterminate reasons, the three vehicles collided near Forest Lawn. Reports indicate one vehicle had overturned onto its side as a result of the impact. Officials also confirmed a female victim, who had been riding in one of the vehicles, was seated on the roadway and told authorities that she felt pain in her chest.
Officials have not clarified if any more people were harmed in the accident.
As of now, investigators are looking into possible causes of this crash. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and most loving thoughts to the victims of the crash and wish them strength and peace of mind during this difficult time.
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Based on the initial report from the CHP, many details surrounding this accident are still unknown. As part of the ongoing investigation, forensic teams will inspect the SUV and two sedans and examine photos of the crash site to determine if the drivers had experienced mechanical issues or system failure. Likewise, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving had contributed to the crash in any way.
Non-guilty injured victims of traffic accidents can potentially file a personal injury lawsuit against a guilty party to receive compensation for multiple issues ranging from medical bills to vehicle damages.
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