Los Angeles, CA – Cement Mixer Truck and Civilian Vehicle Collide along Southbound 405 Freeway near Sepulveda Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA (August 8, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a traffic accident involving a cement mixer truck and a civilian vehicle that took place along the southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway in the vicinity of Sepulveda Boulevard. The collision occurred at 12:35 PM in the afternoon on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. No detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been revealed at this time.
According to the report from CHP, a Toyota Prius and a cement truck were involved in a collision along southbound 405. Afterward, emergency teams were dispatched to the crash site and rendered aid to an unspecified number of victims, who may have sustained injuries as a result of the impact. The current conditions of these people have not been revealed.
Presently, the investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing. 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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Given the circumstances, many issues surrounding the collision on southbound 405 near Sepulveda remain unresolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played any role in the events leading up to the accident. Likewise, forensic teams will inspect the cement truck and the Toyota and examine photos of the crash site to determine if one or both drivers had experienced mechanical issues or system failure.
Non-guilty injured victims involved in an accident of this nature may have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party and, ultimately, receive much-needed compensation for multiple issues including medical bills, painful injuries, and vehicle damage.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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