Los Angeles County, CA: Pedestrian Collision in Torrance
Los Angeles County, California (April 25, 2018): The California Highway Patrol confirms that a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in Torrance, CA, yesterday afternoon, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Authorities are conducting an ongoing investigation into the incident and only limited information has been made publicly available while the investigation remains open.
According to reports, the incident happened just before 4:00 p.m. when a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Vermont Avenue and Sepulveda Boulevard in Torrance. The victim has not yet been identified, but an ambulance was reportedly requested at the scene. The extent and severity of the injuries sustained is unknown and no updates on the victim’s condition have been released. It is unclear whether the driver of the vehicle involved in the collision is cooperating with the investigation. No additional details have been provided at this time.
The Los Angeles Injury Group would like to extend our sympathies and offer our prayers for the full and complete recovery of the injured victim. Motor vehicle crashes have been one of the causes of injuries in the United States for decades and pedestrians remain uniquely vulnerable travelers on the road. It is important for accident victims to know that the civil liability laws in their state may be able to help ease the burdens that may be imposed in the aftermath of a collision.
If you or someone you love suffered injuries as a result of a collision with a motor vehicle, California law may give you the legal right to recover monetary compensation for your pain, loss, and expenses. Call the Los Angeles Injury Group at 310-954-7248 and schedule a free consultation to discuss your case and explore your legal options with one of our trusted and dedicated motor vehicle crash attorneys today.