Santa Monica, CA – Traffic Crash Takes One Life on Cloverfield Blvd
Santa Monica, CA (June 24, 2022) – Armando Hernandez was killed in a fatal pedestrian crash that happened in Santa Monica on June 24. At approximately 3:30 a.m., emergency responders were sent to the scene to assist those involved.
Reports show that the wreck happened near the eastbound 10 Freeway ramp on Cloverfield Boulevard when a motorcyclist struck Hernandez, 21. Hernandez was trying to cross the freeway for reasons unknown.
Police responded to the scene and pronounced Hernandez deceased due to the severity of his injuries. Paramedics transported the motorcyclist to a local hospital for treatment.
Police continue to investigate the details of the incident. The crash temporarily closed Cloverfield Boulevard while responders worked to secure the scene.
Our thoughts are with the deceased victim and their family during this difficult time.
Nothing further has been reported concerning the accident or its circumstances.
California Auto Accidents
Every day, the state of California sees approximately 650 car wrecks. This is equal to around 3,200 per year.
Pedestrians are involved in a large percentage of these accidents. Over 14,000 pedestrians were hurt in auto collisions in California in 2019. Every year, approximately 850 individuals lose their lives in deadly Los Angeles pedestrian accidents.
A car accident attorney in Los Angeles can help you financially recover from your wreck, especially if it was caused by another person. A skilled attorney will get you the maximum compensation available for your damages and losses if you were injured in a car wreck.
Alarmingly, driver negligence causes almost all of the auto wrecks reported in the United States. Some examples of driver negligence include distraction, fatigue, and intoxication. More than 90% of the car crashes reported in the United States happen due to some form of driver negligence.
When you or someone you love are seriuosly injured in a recklessly caused auto accident, you may qualiy for compensation that can pay for medical care, vehicle repairs and more. When another person’s careless actions cause you harm, you could be stuck recovering for days, weeks, or even months depending on the severity of your injuries.
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If you have lost your family member in a car wreck caused by negligence, financial compensation can pay for funeral costs and other expenses related to your loved one’s death. Your non-economic damages as well as the emotional turmoil you were faced with may also be eligible for financial compensation. A wrongful death attorney in Los Angeles will be able to help you.
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