December 22, 2022
Los Angeles, CA – One Killed in Car Accident on Forest Lawn Dr.
Los Angeles, CA (December 22, 2022) – One person was killed in a crash that took place in the Griffith Park area of Los Angeles. The accident happened on Thursday, December 22nd, just before 1:00 p.m.
Police responded to the scene in the 6300 block of Forest Lawn Drive near Forest Lawn Memorial Park. According to a report, multiple vehicles were involved in an accident in the area. Rescue crews also responded and extricated one person from the vehicle. The person was declared dead at the crash scene. Another victim was taken to a local hospital where they were being evaluated for unknown injuries. There is no word on whether anyone else was hurt as a result of the crash.
Motorists were advised to avoid the area and to find an alternate route of travel if possible. There is no word on how the accident happened at this time.
An investigation is ongoing.
We would like to offer our condolences to those who were affected by this fatal car accident in Los Angeles.
Fatal Car Accidents in Los Angeles
As one of the most populous areas in the country, the Los Angeles region experiences its share of traffic accidents. According to statistics, there were more than 40,000 reported crashes in Los Angeles County last year. Serious and fatal accidents take place each day on local roadways. Unfortunately, these accidents often affect innocent motorists and are caused by negligent and careless drivers. There is nothing more devastating than experiencing the loss of a loved one as a result of a Los Angeles car accident.
If you are in this situation, our thoughts are with you. While you are no doubt experiencing a difficult time in your life, there is help available. Under California law, car accident victims and family members may be able to seek compensation for their losses. Specifically, if your loved one was killed in an accident, you could bring a wrongful death lawsuit against the other driver. Although these actions are available, they are also legally complicated. Therefore, it is best to speak with an experienced attorney as soon as possible.
Here at Madison Law Group, we understand what needs to be done to get you the relief that you deserve. Our experienced Los Angeles car accident attorneys will confront your case head-on. We handle difficult accident cases across Los Angeles and in surrounding areas. We have recovered millions for our clients, and we would be honored to help you as well. Let us take some of the burdens off of you so that you can focus on your family and your recovery.
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