1 Hurt in Los Angeles Accident on 79th Street and Figueroa Street
LOS ANGELES, CA (March 16, 2021) – Early Monday morning, a man suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash on 79th Street and Figueroa Street.
The Los Angeles Police Department received a report of a felony hit-and-run at 12:17 a.m. Moreover, it happened on 79th Street and Figueroa Street.
When the authorities arrived, they found a silver two-door sedan with major crash damage and a victim trapped inside.
Thus, Los Angeles Fire Department responded and extricated the male victim under the vehicle. Eventually, they determined that he was in critical condition. Thus, they transported him to a local hospital.
Moreover, the Los Angeles Police Department administered a hard shut down on Figueroa Street west and eastbound during the investigation.
Dealing with Injury Crashes
Accidents can leave you or your passengers severely injured, disfigured, and permanently disabled. Common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards.
To avoid being involved in an accident, a driver must aim high in steering. Don’t make your steering adjustments based on what is directly in front of you, but rather what is down the road. If the road is winding to the right, for example, look as far into the turn as possible. This will improve your safety and make your turns smoother.
Also, the most valuable step you can take in response to a 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.
“A common misconception is that personal injury lawyers don’t care. That is simply not true. Injury lawyers care about and want justice for their clients. Also, we are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or a loved one has recently been involved in a similar accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. Our attorneys will guide you through every step of the way. Also, we are here to assure that you receive the justice and compensation that you deserve. Call our offices today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional.