March 28, 2023
Los Angeles, CA – Deputy Hurt in DUI Crash on Washington Blvd. at Telegraph Rd.
Los Angeles, CA (March 28, 2023) – A deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office was hurt in a crash with an impaired driver on Monday, March 27th. The accident occurred around 1:30 a.m. at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Telegraph Road.
According to a report from the scene, the deputy and the other driver arrived at the intersection traveling in opposite directions. The other driver then collided with the deputy’s car at the intersection. The deputy sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the crash. Both cars suffered major damage. The other driver was taken to a hospital with undisclosed injuries. The crash caused delays near the scene. Motorists were advised to avoid the area and to find an alternate route of travel if possible.
Following an investigation, the driver of the other car was charged with impaired driving. There is no further information on how the accident occurred.
An investigation is ongoing. No further details are available at this time.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to the injured deputy following this car accident in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles DUI Crash
Car accidents in Los Angeles happen multiple times every day. According to the most recent statistics, more than 40,000 collisions occurred in the city last year. Not all of these accidents resulted in injuries, but many of them will. Almost every Los Angeles car accident is caused by a negligent driver. In many cases, a car accident can affect an innocent motorist who is simply in the wrong place at the wrong time. Speeding, reckless driving, distraction, and impairment are among the most common causes of serious accidents in our state.
If you or a family member have been affected by a local accident, you should have a full understanding of your legal rights. Car accident victims can be damaged in many ways by a crash. They may suffer financial losses in addition to serious physical injuries that can limit their ability to work and earn a living. The losses can mount quickly, leaving many victims feeling hopeless about their future. Fortunately, there is help available.
California law provides innocent accident victims with the ability to file a personal injury claim. Following a crash, you could seek to recover your medical bills and other damages from the other driver. The compensation that you receive is important to help secure your future and get you back on your feet after an accident.
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