March 24, 2023
Burbank , CA – One Dead in Crash on Hwy. 134 at Forest Lawn Dr.
Burbank, CA (March 24, 2023) – Police in Burbank were called to the scene of a fatal car accident on Thursday morning, March 23rd. The crash was first reported around 11:00 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Highway 134 near Forest Lawn Drive.
According to a report from the California Highway Patrol, a total of five cars were involved in the crash. Officials say that at least one person died as a result of the accident. The identity of the deceased victim was not immediately available. Police are still looking into the cause of the crash at this time. It is not clear whether anyone else was hurt.
The accident caused major delays as traffic backed up near the scene. Motorists were told to avoid the area and to find an alternate route of travel if possible. There is no word on whether any charges will be filed.
The crash remains under investigation at this time. There is no additional information available.
We would like to offer our thoughts and condolences to the victim’s family following this fatal car accident in Burbank.
Fatal Car Accident in Burbank
As one of the most populated areas in the country, the Los Angeles County metropolitan area is no stranger to traffic accidents. Each year, millions of motorists travel on our local streets and highways. With this large amount of travel, it is to be expected that negligent drivers will also cause many crashes to occur. The leading cause of car accidents in Los Angeles County is speeding, followed by impairment and distraction. The cause of every accident must be carefully investigated, however, in almost every case, the collision is caused by the carelessness of at least one motorist.
If you find yourself as the victim of a car accident in Burbank, you are likely to have questions about your future. Before you speak with an insurance adjuster or any other third party, you should schedule a consultation with a skilled Burbank car accident lawyer. Your lawyer will go over your case in detail and explain how the law applies to the case. In addition, your attorney can speak with the insurance company on your behalf and help to negotiate a settlement that will secure your rights.
At Madison Law Group, we have decades of combined experience handling major injury claims. Our team has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of injured victims and family members, and we would be honored to help you as well. While we cannot change the fact that the accident occurred, we can make sure that a negligent driver is held fully accountable for the damage that they have caused.
Our team is standing by to take your call at any time. We offer a free consultation and case evaluation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. There is no financial obligation until we obtain a recovery on your case. To speak with a Burbank car accident attorney, please contact us at the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.