Arleta Car Accident West Osborne Street, August 12
Man and Woman Critically Injured in Arleta Accident
ARLETA, Los Angeles (August 13, 2017) – Two people were critically injured in a traffic collision on Osborne Street Saturday evening, according to Los Angeles Daily News.
The accident involving two vehicles was reported at 7:15 p.m. at 13816 West Osborne Street.
As per the article, Los Angeles Fire Department said two people were hurt following the crash. Both were transported to hospitals where they were listed in critical condition.
Arleta Fatal Car Crash
The names of the victims were not immediately available but officials described them as a 28-year-old man and a 26-year-old woman.
Meanwhile, a witness claimed that the woman was extricated from her car using the Jaws of Life. Authorities are gathering more information and evidence to determine liability.
Motorists in general are obliged to practice road safety precautions and obey traffic laws to avoid auto accidents. In this case, the cause of the collision is still under investigation and several factors are being probed to identify the cause of the crash. Was any of the driver involved under the influence of alcohol or drugs at the time? Did speeding or distracted driving play a role? Did any of the motorists show recklessness or negligence and neglect the safety of others?
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an accident caused by a negligent party, contact our experienced Los Angeles County personal injury attorney today and let us help you obtain the maximum compensation you are entitled to. Give us a call for a free case consultation at 800-235-6801.