3 Injured in Los Angeles Car Accident at La Brea and Slauson
LOS ANGELES (December 20, 2018) – Three were hospitalized after an alleged street race ended in a crash at La Brea and Slauson avenues early Wednesday, according to On Scene TV.
The accident was reported on December 19 at around 1:50 a.m. near Ladera Park.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol said three vehicles collided at the intersection of South La Brea and West Slauson avenues.
Witnesses claimed that a blue Chevrolet Camaro was allegedly racing another car at a high rate of speed prior to impact.
Street Racing Car Accident at La Brea and Slauson
The driver then lost control of the vehicle and struck the other two cars that were stopped at a red light at the time.
Paramedics responded to the scene and extricated one occupant who was initially trapped inside one of the vehicles involved.
A total of three patients were transported to an area hospital to be treated for unspecified injuries. Their names and condition were not immediately available.
Meanwhile, the report did not include any information on the other suspected street racer involved. The authorities are still investigating the incident.
Los Angeles Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, it is evident that the driver of the Chevrolet Camaro will be held responsible for causing the incident that led to the injuries of the innocent parties involved. The motorist is accused of being involved in a high-speed street race and ultimately hitting the victims’ vehicles.
The injured occupants of the cars struck by the speeding vehicle will be entitled to a personal injury claim seeking a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages, property damage and pain and suffering.
If your loved one has been injured in a street racing hit-and-run collision, contact Johnson Attorneys Group and speak with our experience Los Angeles personal injury lawyer at 855-703-4186 and let us help you.