1 Hurt in Long Beach Car Accident on Myrtle Avenue
LONG BEACH, CA (June 21, 2020) – Early Friday afternoon, a person sustained injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Myrtle Avenue.
The incident involved a Subaru and a garbage truck. Moreover, it happened around 12:48 p.m. in the 6500 block of Myrtle Avenue, near Freshwater Corners. Also, a video revealed that an elderly female driver of a Subaru Crosstrek rear-ended a garbage truck.
Initially, the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page confirmed that the Subaru driver sustained a possible injury. Accordingly, the person suffered injury to the legs and required extrication. However, the Incident Commander there was no need for extrication.
Furthermore, the police dispatched an ambulance.
Car accidents are not only troublesome for your property or vehicle. Also, accidents can leave you or your passengers severely injured, disfigured, and permanently disabled. However, as common of an occurrence as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a car crash.
Valuable Steps after an Injury Crash
In the case of the two-car crash on Myrtle Avenue, the victim must become aware of their rights under the law. This means that there may be a right to file a lawsuit against the person, or company responsible for the injuries they suffered.
According to Mark Sweet, “The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.”
As a modern law firm with over 40 years of practice, the Sweet Lawyers know precisely how to navigate the legal system. We’ve assisted many car accident victims in their legal battle. If you believe you might have a case and would like to pursue it with an aggressive yet compassionate legal professional on your side, call (800) 674 7852. Together, we’ll ensure that your case proves the other person’s negligence, thus, granting you a maximum settlement.