1 Hospitalized in Los Angeles Police Pursuit Accident on 64th Street and Budlong Avenue
LOS ANGELES, CA (April 12, 2021) – Saturday morning, an LAPD officer sustained injuries after a police chase crash on 64th Street and Budlong Avenue.
According to Los Angeles Police Department, the incident happened at around 2:00 a.m. Moreover, it occurred in the area of 64th Street and Budlong Avenue in the Vermont-Slauson neighborhood of South L.A.
Reports revealed that officers were in pursuit of a carjacking suspect. Then, the vehicle drove into a dead-end, made a U-turn, and collided with an LAPD vehicle.
Furthermore, responders transported the LAPD officer to a hospital with minor injuries.
Meanwhile, authorities arrested the uninjured suspect. LAPD also found a gun inside the suspect’s vehicle.
Moreover, the identity of the suspect and further details regarding the crash were not readily available as of this moment.
May this incident be a reminder for all motorists to drive responsibly. Moreover, drivers should also keep in mind that distracted driving, speeding, and driving inebriated will lead to dangerous road accidents.
What to Do After Crash on 64th Street and Budlong Avenue
Indeed, while driving is essential for many, it is one of the most dangerous daily maneuvers. It is therefore important to know what to do if you find yourself in a traffic collision.
On the AAA Foundation Web site, chief executive officer Peter Kissinger repeatedly labeled the epidemic of motor vehicle-related accidents a “public health crisis.”
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation spearheaded by an experienced lawyer. A lawyer will make sure any victims impacted are not cheated of the proper compensation they are owed.
If you or a loved one suffered serious injuries in a crash, reach out to the attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Above all, we understand what you are going through, and our team is here to ensure your legal rights are safeguarded. With over 40 decades in the field, we have the experience and the tools to win your case. Call us today at (800) 674 7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation. Thus, for your convenience, you can also reach us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message.