12 Hurt in Los Angeles Auto Accident on Whittier Boulevard
LOS ANGELES, CA (August 20, 2020) – On Wednesday morning, two people sustained injuries in a bus crash on Whittier Boulevard.
The crash was between a Metro Rapid bus and a Volkswagen Beetle. It happened at around 10:45 a.m. in the 4200 block of Whittier Boulevard, near South Downey Road.
Due to the crash, the Los Angeles County Fire Department spokesperson confirmed that 12 people sustained injuries. Two of them sustained critical injuries while the 10 others suffered minor injuries.
Meanwhile, authorities arrested the 17-year-old driver on suspicion of driving under the influence.
The crash on Whittier Boulevard remains under active investigation.
If you have been involved in a similar accident, collect as much information as soon as possible.
Get the insurance and contact information of the involved party. Moreover, take pictures/videos of vehicles involved, provide documentation of fault, and whatever else that can be used for evidence. By doing so, you can help to assure you receive the maximum compensation.
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The United States Department of Transportation recently reported that an estimate of 300,000 merging accidents happens every year.
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