Motorcyclist Injured in Accident at Sepulveda and Devonshire
MISSION HILLS, Los Angeles (June 12, 2018) – A motorcyclist was hospitalized after a traffic collision in the area of Sepulveda Boulevard and Devonshire Street early Tuesday, according to On Scene TV.
The accident was reported at 12:18 a.m. in the Mission Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles.
As per On Scene TV, Los Angeles Fire Department said a male rider on a motorcycle was turning left into the path of the oncoming traffic when for an unknown reason he was struck by a pickup truck.
Los Angeles Motorcycle Crash at Sepulveda and Devonshire
Firefighters along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the motorcyclist who suffered unspecified injuries following the crash. He was then taken to an area hospital for treatment.
The name and condition of the patient at this time remained unknown. Meanwhile, the driver of the pickup truck was unharmed in the wreck.
Authorities are gathering more information and evidence to determine the liability in the incident.
Los Angeles Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Who had the right of way? Did any of the drivers involved show recklessness or negligence at some point?
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this accident, the injured and not held responsible for causing the collision will possess the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party.
The claim will include the compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, property damage and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, contact our experienced Los Angeles personal injury lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.