Pedestrian Hit by Car on Central Avenue, Critically Injured
LOS ANGELES (September 4, 2017) – A pedestrian accident took place on South Central Avenue in the Green Meadows neighborhood early Monday morning, according to onscenevideo.tv.
The collision was reported at 1:14 a.m. in the 8900 block of South Central Avenue.
As per the article, Los Angeles Fire Department officials responded to the scene and found that a female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle. The victim was then taken to a local hospital where she was listed in critical condition.
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Her name was not immediately released.
Meanwhile, officials described the car which struck the pedestrian as a white Honda sedan. Its driver stopped and stayed at the scene following the incident.
Authorities are still investigating the cause of the collision.
In this case, authorities are gathering more information and evidence to determine liability. Aside from factors such as alcohol or drugs, excessive speed, distracted driving and negligence, inadequate law enforcement and poor road design may also play a role in the occurrence of pedestrian accidents. Once the investigation process is over and it proves that a negligent party has caused the incident that led to the injuries of the pedestrian, the victim may have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault individual or entity. The claim will include the compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been injured in an auto collision and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group to help you. Our experienced Los Angeles County personal injury lawyer will answer all your questions and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free case consultation at 800-235-6801.
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