Santa Fe Springs, CA – Injury Accident on I-605 N near Firestone Blvd Offramp
Santa Fe Springs, CA (May 4, 2022) – An injury wreck was reported in Santa Fe Springs on the evening of May 4. At approximately 6:24 p.m., authorities responded to the scene on Interstate 605.
Sources say the accident occurred in the northbound lanes of I-605 near the Firestone Boulevard offramp. The total number of vehicles involved in the collision has not been reported.
Paramedics rendered emergency aid to the injured parties. At least one person was taken to a local medical center for extensive treatment.
Traffic delays were observed while emergency crews worked in the area. Drivers commuting near the crash scene were asked to find different routes so crews could work safely at the scene.
Authorities in Santa Fe Springs continue to investigate the details of the collision.
We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries.
Auto Accidents in California
Over 400,000 auto accidents are reported in California each year. In the largest city in California, Los Angeles, there are approximately 55,000 vehicle accidents reported per year. This number continues to rise annually, leaving crash victims and their family members to deal with overwhelming consequences. Throughout the United States, car wrecks are among the top ten causes of injuries and death. Though driving/riding in a vehicle is something most of us do on a daily basis, it may also be one of the most dangerous actions we engage in.
Serious collisions usually result in catastrophic injuries for those involved. Usually, the most common injuries that result from car crashes include broken bones, spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, paralysis, and whiplash. Injured crash victims are often forced to stay in the hospital for many days or even weeks, causing them to miss work and stack up medical bills.
Auto wrecks often take place due to negligence. Millions of car crashes are caused by driver negligence every year in the United States. Distracted, tired, and drunk drivers cause numerous injuries that could have been easily prevented.
If a negligent driver caused the crash you were hurt in, you have legal rights toward compensation to help pay for your injuries and losses. A car crash lawyer in California will be able to help you exercise your legal rights.
The successful team of personal injury lawyers in Los Angeles at the Law Offices of Jennie Levin, P.C. are fully dedicated to providing our clients with exceptional legal services. We ensure that their best interests are always protected while answering all of your questions and providing them with top-notch legal representation.
Attorney Leven represents all different types of personal injury clients and has dealt with numerous types of vehicle accident cases. She always ensures that her clients get the justice and compensation they deserve after being wrongfully injured by negligence.
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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