Los Angeles, CA – Four Injured in Wrong-Way Collision on Hwy 101 near Alisos Canyon Rd
Los Angeles, CA (March 9, 2022) – On Tuesday, March 8, a wrong-way collision resulted in injuries on a highway in Los Angeles. The wreck was reported to have taken place at around 7:40 p.m.
Sources say the incident occurred on Highway 101 near Alisos Canyon Road when a southbound vehicle drove into the northbound lanes and collided with another car.
Emergency responders had to extricate at least three people who were pinned underneath the wreckage. One person was air-lifted to the hospital by a CalStar medical helicopter, according to reports. Their injuries were deemed critical.
Two other victims were rushed to an area hospital with critical injuries. One other had minimal injuries. At this time, police continue to investigate the details of the crash.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
California Car Accidents
Over 55,000 vehicle accidents happen in the city of Los Angeles each year. This number is on the rise as it gets higher each year, leaving victims and their family members dealing with stressful consequences.
Numerous accidents result in injuries that usually require emergency medical treatment. Injured victims are often rushed to area medical centers where they are forced to undergo emergency surgery, sometimes more than once. They are often required to stay in the hospital for an extended period of time, costing them lost wages and causing the medical bills to pile up. Oftentimes, victims suffer serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, and others that can require long-term care as well as immediate care from medical professionals.
Car accidents often take place at intersections. In fact, over 2.5 million wrecks happen at intersections throughout the United States every year. These wrecks are usually caused by distracted drivers who fail to yield the right of way.
If another person caused the accident you were injured in, you possess legal rights toward financial compensation. You have legal options available to you to help you move forward. Seeking the assistance of an auto accident attorney in California can help ensure that your legal rights are exercised and protected.
Los Angeles Car Crash Lawyers
As a Los Angeles personal injury lawyer, Attorney Levin has successfully represented countless car accident cases to ensure victims get the justice they deserve. Our team at the Law Offices of Jennie Levin, P.C. is committed to providing unparalleled legal services to each client that truly deliver. Not only do we provide knowledgeable and skilled representation for our clients, but we advocate on their behalf to ensure their best interests are protected every step of the way.
If you have been injured in a car accident, contact our California personal injury law firm at 323-951-1188 to get started on your case.
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