South Los Angeles Pedestrian Hit by Car 1:30 am Sunday Morning
SOUTH LOS ANGELES, CA (May 1, 2016) – Police reports indicate that a pedestrian was hit by a car outside of a residential home in South Los Angeles in the early morning hours Sunday. Both the driver of the vehicle and the pedestrian who was struck sustained injuries around 1:30 am near 12114 South Central Avenue in Los Angeles.
Ambulance services were called to the scene in order to specifically provide medical treatment for the diver of the vehicle. the driver was treated for injuries to his right hand at the scene of the pedestrian accident. Van Lingen's Tow services were also called to the scene of the accident to tow away the vehicle so that it could be inspected for evidence. As a result of the injuries sustained by the pedestrian who was involved in the accident, authorities will be inspecting said vehicle.
Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in South LA Neighborhood
Distracted driving —especially late at night— is one of the main causes of pedestrian accidents in southern California and across the US. To better protect themselves while walking after dark, pedestrians should do their best to wear bright colored or reflective clothing. Additionally, when driving in a residential area at night, drivers should always slow down and double check before crossing intersections.
Los Angeles Personal Injury Lawyer Help and Information
Los Angeles area residents who have been injured in a car or pedestrian accident due to a third party's negligence should speak with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. Under California personal injury laws, auto accident victims may be titled to monetary compensation to help pay for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and other damages. Victims are urged to speak with an experienced and dedicated personal injury attorney at Napolin Law Firm by phone or online today to receive a free, no obligation consultation. With the help of expert legal counsel, Los Angeles residents can rest easy knowing that their rights will be protected and can begin the healing process with peace of mind. Call Napolin Law Firm today at (909) 325-6032 to start working on building a strong personal injury claim.
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