Officers Closed Lanes in 170 Freeway Collision
Valley Village, Ca (December 11, 2021)– On Friday, the authorities responded to injuries reported in a 170 Freeway major crash.
The authorities closed all lanes near Magnolia Boulevard and Riverside Drive as they cleared the scene.
Meanwhile, the emergency responders worked on the injured parties. There is no information on the number of patients and the severity of their injuries.
Officers are still investigating.
When driving, better to scan the road 1/2 mile to a full mile ahead in order to look out or recognize potential hazards in time. Our bodies weren’t designed to travel at 50mph. We were designed for speeds of less than 10mph. Thus, you need to learn to consciously break that natural instinct and focus farther ahead.
Dealing With Traffic Crash
Moreover, driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives, however, it is one of the most dangerous activities we do every day. As often these accidents happen, many people do not know what follows in the event of a car accident.
Furthermore, according to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
So, in case of accidents like this one, it is crucial that everyone remain calm in order to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision.
Meanwhile, here are some of the things that we can do to practice defensive driving and avoid accident:
– Always drive at a controllable speed.
– Never assume you know the other driver’s intention.
– Also, be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
– This one, we should never neglect: yield at intersections, even if you have right of way.
– Most importantly, stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phones unstrapped toddlers, etc.
Immediately call our attorneys at Sweet Lawyers if you were injured in an accident.
Our hotline is (800) 674 7852. Similarly, you may also check our website and chat with our live agents.