December 05, 2022

Los Angeles, CA – I-10 Santa Monica Site of Injury Auto Collision at Maple Ave

Los Angeles, CA - I-10 Santa Monica Site of Injury Auto Collision at Maple Ave

Los Angeles, CA (December 4, 2022) – A serious multi-vehicle collision occurred on Sunday evening, December 4, according to California Highway Patrol troopers and nearby Los Angeles Police Department officers.

At least two to three persons were hurt in the two-vehicle incident on westbound I-10 before Maple Avenue, according to reports.

After the 5:50 p.m. crash, EMTs transported two or three patients to a local hospital, according to official reports. The LAPD and CHP officers believe that speed may have played a part in the collision; however, the exact circumstances of the collision remain unknown.

Anyone who saw the wreck or has information about it is requested to contact the police immediately. Officers have said that their investigation is ongoing.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families.

Car Accident Statistics in Los Angeles

After another year of mounting traffic-related deaths and injuries, Mayor Eric Garcetti’s goal to eradicate road fatalities by 2025 seems more and more unattainable.

Until December 25th of last year, the Los Angeles Police Department recorded 289 traffic-related fatalities, a 21{1370d1a44a2a36111fd8aac2ccbc5aad49bce4f615ec80e8124ffd285aa21fc2} rise over the same period in 2020 and a 19{1370d1a44a2a36111fd8aac2ccbc5aad49bce4f615ec80e8124ffd285aa21fc2} increase over the same period in 2019. There were 1,465 severe injuries, a 30 percent increase over the same period in 2020. The LAPD classified seriously injured individuals as those who needed to be taken to a hospital by ambulance from the site of the event.

The city’s highways are growing increasingly dangerous for pedestrians, with 486 pedestrians being seriously injured by autos in 2020, a 35{1370d1a44a2a36111fd8aac2ccbc5aad49bce4f615ec80e8124ffd285aa21fc2} increase from 2010. What’s more, the number of pedestrian deaths rose by close to 7{1370d1a44a2a36111fd8aac2ccbc5aad49bce4f615ec80e8124ffd285aa21fc2} and hit 128.

Call the legal team and support staff at Madison Law Group if you have been involved in a non-fault accident in California and need the services of an experienced car accident attorney. We have the resources necessary to safeguard all parties engaged in these traffic events. In addition, we are aware that there are several sorts of vehicle accident cases, making it essential to choose an attorney who is familiar with their differences.

Our attorneys will submit a claim to recover past and future medical expenses, lost income, future earning potential, and other damages on your behalf. Due to the fact that the insurance company will seek to lessen your claim in every way possible, you must have a well-respected attorney who will battle for you and your family.

Our team’s significant knowledge helps us to design a convincing accident claim and recover your life. Please call our Los Angeles automobile accident attorneys if you have any concerns or want further information. Call our competent and compassionate team at 310-201-7676 to immediately talk with our Los Angeles auto accident lawyer.

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