Injuries Reported in Sylmar Accident on Golden State Freeway and San Diego Freeway
SYLMAR, CA [January 4, 2022) – Monday night, four people suffered injuries in a multi-vehicle crash on Golden State Freeway and San Diego Freeway.
The incident occurred at around 8:10 p.m., said Margaret Steward of LAFD. Moreover, it happened on the southbound Golden State Freeway near San Diego Freeway.
At this time, the authorities haven’t clarified the number of vehicles involved in the crash. However, they confirmed that one went over the side of the freeway and down a hill.
The crash left a 16-year-old girl, an 18-year-old woman, a 17-year-old boy, and a 20-year-old man with minor injuries. Moreover, the 17-year-old boy and 20-year-old man couldn’t walk back up to the side of the hill. Thus, paramedics helped them to the ambulances.
At this time, the authorities continue to investigate the cause of the crash.
As a driver, it is your responsibility to be a proactive driver, rather than a reactive one. Moreover, driving defensively prepares you for emergencies.
Moving Forward in a Multi-Vehicle Accident
According to the US Department of Transportation, there are nearly 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Indeed, common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, one must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of a multi-vehicle accident.
Sweet Lawyers offer legal representation from experienced and compassionate attorneys that safeguard your legal rights.
Ultimately, we value the trust and respect of our clients. Thus, we want them to know that injuries sustained in an accident often don’t become apparent until months later when it is too late.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that Sylmar accident cases may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
If you have been involved in a dangerous multi-vehicle accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. Furthermore, we have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your injury case. Let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional.