Los Angeles, CA – Four Children Struck in Hoover Street Pedestrian Accident
Los Angeles, CA (January 23, 2019) – In Los Angeles, four children were struck by a pickup truck in a pedestrian accident in the 8300 block of South Hoover Street. The incident took place today, January 23, around 2:27 p.m.
Paramedics arrived at the scene at 8328 South Hoover Street to find that all of the children were injured in the accident and rushed to the hospital for treatment. Police are not sure if the children were in a crosswalk at the time and they are still looking into the reason why the truck struck the children.
The collision remains under investigation. However, at this time, police have confirmed that the driver of the vehicle remained at the scene. Police are trying to determine liability at this time.
We would like to take this time to extend our warmest sympathies to those involved in this accident, as we understand how difficult it can be to deal with the aftermath of an accident where a child has been injured at the hands of another party.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
California is known for being one of the top states for the most pedestrian accidents on our roads every year. These accidents happen for many reasons, most of which all boil down to the negligence of other parties who are not looking out for the well-being of pedestrians. These accidents tend to be quite severe due to the fact that many pedestrians have few protections from harm on our roads. As the investigation continues, you might wonder how you can compensate for your child’s injuries. Our pedestrian accident attorneys are here for you in your time of need.
Being injured in a pedestrian accident can be life-changing, and even more so for a child who never expected to experience one of these accidents. You may be entitled to compensation to help cover your losses during this difficult time. You may also need the guidance of a legal professional who understands the ins and outs of the law and can help you during this time. Contact us to find out what we can do for you at the Los Angeles Injury Group at 310-954-7248.
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