Arcadia, CA (August 24, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident took place on Wednesday that ended in injuries. At around 9:00 a.m. on August 23, emergency crews were called to the scene of a collision on Santa Anita Avenue.
Reports from local law enforcement show that a dump truck loaded with dirt and concrete was traveling down the roadway when it became involved in a collision with two other vehicles near East Huntington Drive. The truck struck a fire hydrant, causing the vehicle to flip over. The dump trucks spilled dirt and concrete pieces across the roadway.
Arcadia Fire Department responded to the scene to assist the police. Firefighters removed the driver from the vehicle.
Multiple injuries were reported in the crash. Medics transported those in need of further care to local hospitals.
The crash is being investigated at this time.
We hope that injured victims recover quickly.
Truck accidents take place far too often in the United States. Here in California, thousands of people are injured as a result of these accidents every year. Unfortunately, many people involved in truck accidents are left with injuries that require extensive medical treatment. It is common for sufferers to be left with spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and even brain injuries in the aftermath of their accidents.
Unfortunately, truck accidents can take place for a variety of reasons. Many vehicles crash as a result of speeding or due to being operated by distracted drivers. There are also countless instances when we see commercial vehicles overturn as a result of being overloaded. Overloaded truck accidents can be incredibly devastating as they often result in significant spills that delay traffic and cause injuries to others. Unfortunately, the aftermath of a crash can be devastating, which is why you should seek legal guidance right away.
Your attorney will be able to get started on investigating the accident on your behalf. They will gather evidence from the scene and a variety of sources. Your attorney will take various steps toward creating the strongest case against the defendant and meaningful compensation from them. After losing a loved one, you must seek legal assistance from a knowledgeable commercial vehicle accident lawyer right away to provide yourself with the best chance of getting justice in holding the negligent driver.
At Burg Simpson, we understand the feelings of anguish and despair that can come with being in an accident involving a large commercial truck. That is why we are dedicated to providing exceptional legal representation for those who have been affected by crashes involving 18-wheelers and large commercial vehicles. Our firm places great importance on providing not only responsive and trusted legal counsel but also emotional support throughout the process. We take pride in our ability to fight for justice and fair compensation for those involved, so reach out to our dedicated truck accident lawyers today at (888) 895-2080 to schedule a free consultation to get started on your case right away.
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