December 11, 2022

La Crescenta, CA – One Killed, Three Hurt in Crash on Foothill Frwy.


La Crescenta, CA - One Killed, Three Hurt in Crash on Foothill Frwy.

La Crescenta, CA (December 11, 2022) – The California Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a fatal car accident in La Crescenta on Saturday, December 10th. The accident occurred just before midnight on Foothill Freeway west of Pennsylvania Avenue.

According to a report from the CHP, the crash involved three cars. One person sustained critical injuries and died as a result of the accident. At least two other people sustained serious injuries and were taken to a local hospital to receive treatment. No details have been released regarding the cause of the accident. The road was closed down while an investigation was conducted. During this time, 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 are expected to be filed.

An investigation is ongoing at this time. No additional information is available.

We would like to extend our condolences to those who were affected by this fatal car accident in La Crescenta. We hope that the injured victims are able to make a full recovery.

Car Accidents in La Crescenta

In 2021, there were more than 40,000 reported vehicle accidents in Los Angeles County. About 11{1370d1a44a2a36111fd8aac2ccbc5aad49bce4f615ec80e8124ffd285aa21fc2} of crashes resulted in severe or fatal injuries to those involved. Nearly 3,000 of these accidents were reported as head-on collisions. Head-on accidents tend to be among the most dangerous and severe types of crashes. A head-on collision often takes place at higher speeds and gives the other driver less time to react and make any evasive maneuver to avoid a crash. The results are often serious and catastrophic in nature.

If you or a loved one have been affected by an injury accident in Los Angeles County, you could have certain legal rights. The rights include the possibility of filing a wrongful death claim if your loved one has been killed at the hands of a negligent driver. If you are the injured victim, you could be entitled to receive compensation for your pain and suffering, medical bills, and lost wages. The exact type of case depends on the nature and circumstances of your situation. However, it is always best to hire an experienced lawyer who can stand up for your rights during this crucial time.

Here at Madison Law Group, our attorneys have dedicated their practice to assisting injured victims and their families following serious accidents. We know and understand that you are going through a very difficult period in your life as the accident occurred very unexpectedly. We are here to take some of the burdens off of you so that you can focus on your healing and recovery.

Our firm is standing by to speak with you at any time. We provide a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. We will advise you on the best course of action to help you maximize your legal rights. To schedule a time to speak with a car accident lawyer in La Crescenta, please reach out to us at the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.

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