1 Injured Los Angeles Auto Accident on 5 Freeway near Gorman Road
LOS ANGELES, CA (November 3, 2020) – Monday morning, a person was airlifted after an accident on 5 Freeway near Gorman Road.
At about 7:15 a.m., the first responders heard about a traffic crash on southbound 5 Freeway near Gorman Road.
“We were responding to a report of a traffic collision with a person trapped,” said Leslie Lua. Lua is the spokesperson for the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “Our units confirmed one person was trapped in a two-vehicle collision.”
Upon successfully extricating the victim from the wreckage, the first responders dispatched a helicopter.
“The freeway became a landing zone for Copter 21 which transported one patient to a local hospital,” Lua added.
The authorities didn’t report any other injuries.
Meanwhile, the patient’s condition remains unknown at this time.
It is important to always abide by all traffic laws and to do your part to prevent devastating consequences to you and others. If you find yourself unable to safely operate a vehicle, there are always other options for transportation.
Filing a Case after Auto Accident on 5 Freeway near Gorman Road
Thousands of people across California suffer injuries in traffic collisions every year.
Therefore, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident.
“The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney,” says Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
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