Los Angeles, CA – Ten People Severely Injured after Deadly Multi-Vehicle Accident on West 59th Street in Vermont-Slauson Neighborhood
Los Angeles, CA (August 10, 2018) – Local news sources reported that ten people in total sustained severe injuries as the result of a deadly multi-vehicle traffic accident that took place on 474 West 59th Place in the vicinity of Figueroa Street. This location is close to the 110 Freeway and in the same area as the 61st Street Elementary School, in the neighborhood of Vermont-Slauson. Authorities initially logged the incident a little after 3:30 PM in the afternoon on Thursday, August 9, 2018.
At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been revealed.
According to a report from the Los Angeles Fire Department, multiple vehicles were traveling in the Vermont-Slauson area and, for indeterminate reasons, collided along West 59th Place. Sometime later, emergency teams were dispatched to the crash site and rendered medical aid to the ten people who sustained injuries during the accident.
Later, medical personnel transported the victims to a nearby hospital, where they received treatment for severe injuries. At this time, eight victims were listed in severe condition, while two others were in a more critical state.
Presently, the investigation is ongoing.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and our most loving thoughts to the victims of the crash and wish them swift and efficient recoveries during this difficult time.
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Based on the information in the initial reports, the circumstances surrounding this unfortunate accident on West 59th Street remain unknown. As the investigation continues, forensic teams will inspect the vehicles involved and examine photos of the crash site to determine if one or more drivers experienced mechanical issues or system failure. Likewise, officials will consider if one or more drivers had consumed alcohol or drugs prior to operating their vehicles or had simply failed to comply with established traffic laws.
Once the case is resolved, the non-guilty injured victims may have the option of pursuing a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. Through legal intervention, these individuals can receive much-needed compensation for multiple issues including medical bills and painful injuries.
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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Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery for all those involved in the accident.