February 17, 2023
Inglewood, CA – One Hurt in Crash Between Metro Train and Truck on Florence Ave.
Inglewood, CA (February 17, 2023) – Police in the Inglewood area were called to the scene of a crash involving a cement truck and a Metro train on Thursday evening, February 16th. The crash occurred around 6:30 p.m. on Florence Avenue at the intersection with Cedar Avenue.
According to witnesses, the cement truck became stalled on the tracks and was able to partially move before being hit by an oncoming Metro train. Firefighters with the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to the crash scene. One person was treated at the scene for non-life-threatening injuries. There is no word on whether anyone else was hurt in the accident. Police do not believe that there were any serious injuries in the accident. Those involved have not been identified.
There is no word at this time on whether any charges will be filed. The crash remains under investigation.
We would like to extend our thoughts and best wishes to the victim of this injury crash in Inglewood. We hope for a full and speedy recovery.
Injury Crash in Inglewood
Whenever we get into a vehicle, we never expect to be involved in a crash. It is easy to take our safety and security for granted during an activity such as driving that seems to be routine in nature. However, victims are injured in traffic accidents that take place across Los Angeles each day. It is estimated that about 45,000 car accidents will happen within the city of Los Angeles this year. From these accidents, about 10 percent of victims will be seriously injured, and many more will suffer other types of injuries that require medical attention.
Being hurt in an Inglewood car accident can result in many different types of complications for victims. First, if you have been affected, you are likely suffering physical pain due to the crash. This pain can limit your ability to participate in and enjoy activities that you once enjoyed. The pain can also impact your ability to work and earn a living for yourself and your family. Second, the crash can cause mental and emotional trauma. This psychological pain can be difficult to deal with as you struggle to get past memories of the crash. Finally, the accident can lead to financial hardship. A car accident can result in injuries that require extensive and complicated medical treatment. As the bills being piling up, victims often wonder where they can turn for help.
Here at Madison Law Group, our team is here to assist you at any time. We know the difficulties that you are facing, and we can assist you in obtaining compensation that can help offset some of the unexpected problems that you are now going through. Our team of experienced Inglewood car accident lawyers can advise you on the proper steps to take, and we will walk you through the process to ensure that your rights are fully protected.
Our team is here to assist you when you need it the most. To schedule your free consultation with an Inglewood personal injury attorney, please reach out to us at the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.