December 28, 2022

Los Angeles, CA – Multiple Injuries in Crash on I-5 near 170 Split


Los Angeles, CA - Multiple Injuries in Crash on I-5 near 170 Split

Los Angeles, CA (December 28, 2022) – Authorities in Los Angeles responded to the scene of an injury crash on Wednesday morning, December 28th. The accident happened around 1:00 a.m. on the southbound Interstate 5 Freeway near the 170 split.

According to a report from the Los Angeles Fire Department, a vehicle with several occupants was traveling southbound on I-5 when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The car flipped several times before it came to rest on its roof in a riverbed. A total of three people were ejected from the car. Two others were trapped inside the vehicle. Fire crews rescued the trapped passengers. An undisclosed number of victims were taken to a hospital for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not available at this time. No one involved was identified.

An investigation is underway at this time. There is no additional information available.

We would like to extend our thoughts and best wishes to those who were affected by this car accident in Los Angeles. We hope for a full recovery.

Injury Accidents in Los Angeles

A car accident can be a stressful and scary time for victims. While most people will be involved in a crash at some point in their lives, no one ever expects an accident to happen. When you have been injured in a crash, the stress is even greater. Suddenly, you are forced to deal with pain from your injuries and visits to the doctor for treatment. This can interrupt your daily life, or you may even be unable to work and support yourself and your family because of the injuries that you sustained. All of this can contribute to a feeling of hopelessness and anxiety about your future.

Fortunately, there is help available. If you were injured in an accident that was not your fault, you should know that you have important legal rights. Under California law, crash victims can receive compensation for their injuries, including payments for their pain and suffering, lost wages, and medical bills. Before you speak with an insurance company, however, it is necessary to first speak with a skilled attorney who can maximize your compensation.

Here at Madison Law Group, our team of Los Angeles car accident lawyers will always seek to fully protect your legal rights and obtain the best possible outcome for you. We work hard for clients so that their futures are protected. Regardless of your specific situation, we will always have your back and will seek to hold negligent drivers fully accountable for their actions.

Our firm is here, and we are standing by to take your call at any time. We always offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. During the consultation, we will go over your rights in detail as we help you make the best decision moving forward. To schedule your time to talk to one of our car accident attorneys in Los Angeles, please reach out to us at the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.

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