LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Dec. 11, 2017) — A male pedestrian was injured early Monday morning in a collision at 6th Street and Broadway, according to OnSceneTV.com.
The collision was reported about 12:15 a.m. Firefighters and paramedics responded to the scene with police to help the victim who was being blocked/protected by a good Samaritan’s vehicle.
Los Angeles Accident Lawyer
Under California law, drivers are required to stop after a traffic accident and assist a person who has been injured. A driver who flees the scene of a car accident is often scared, intoxicated or doing something illegal.
Regardless of their reasons, the decision to leave a crash scene without helping a victim is a serious crime.
The injured man in this case has the right to pursue a legal actions against the at-fault party. The claim will seek to compensate them for medical costs, lost income and pain and suffering.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto accident caused by the negligence or wrongdoing of another person, we encourage you to speak with our Los Angeles personal injury attorneys at 800-235-6801. We will bring our expertise to your case and obtain the justice you deserve.
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