Los Angeles, CA (August 31, 2023) – Multiple emergency officials were called to the scene of an accident that took place in East Los Angeles on Wednesday afternoon.
At around 2:15 p.m. on August 30, calls for assistance came in regarding an automobile accident that occurred on the 60 Freeway.
Reports show that multiple vehicles, including a big rig, collided on the westbound side of the freeway. The impact of the crash caused the big rig to spill fuel over multiple lanes just east of the 710 Freeway interchange.
All of the westbound lanes were blocked for several hours as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.
Emergency medical services responded to care for injured victims before transporting them to local hospitals.
The crash is being investigated by the police at this time. Our thoughts go out to those who have been harmed in this accident.
Each year, thousands of truck accidents take place in California. There are many instances where people are left with serious injuries as a result of these crashes.
Victims of major accidents frequently face a long road to recovery from their injuries, including but not limited to disfigurement, mental stress, traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), broken bones, and soft tissue injuries, such as sprains and strains.
The law may allow you to seek compensation for injuries sustained in a car crash. You have the right to file a lawsuit against the party or parties responsible for your injuries if you believe that they were at fault for the accident. Hiring a dedicated legal advocate can increase the amount of money you receive for your losses and damages.
Being hurt in an accident does not have to mean spending your life savings to cover your medical bills. Instead, a personal injury claim can help you recover compensation for various damages you face. You may be entitled to compensation for the following:
It is vital that you contact a commercial vehicle accident attorney as soon as possible after your accident. It is in your best interest to hire legal representation as quickly as possible.
At Burg Simpson, we take pride in our team of experienced truck accident lawyers who have a passion for providing justice to those harmed by reckless drivers. Our attorneys will ensure that you are fully represented and compensated for any damages or losses resulting from your accident. We understand the physical and emotional toll these types of accidents can take on individuals, and it is our mission to make sure that negligent parties are held accountable. If you need help getting the justice and compensation you deserve from your case, contact Burg Simpson today at (888) 895-2080 to schedule a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable truck accident lawyers.
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