1 Hospitalized in Los Angeles Pedestrian Accident on Venice Boulevard and Sepulveda Boulevard
LOS ANGELES, CA (May 27, 2021) – Saturday morning, a pedestrian sustained injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Venice Boulevard and Sepulveda Boulevard.
According to authorities, the incident happened at around 1:25 a.m. on May 15. Moreover, the crash occurred at Venice Boulevard and Sepulveda Boulevard.
Reports revealed that a westbound white vehicle on Venice Boulevard struck a man. The authorities revealed that the crash happened as the pedestrian attempted to cross Sepulveda Boulevard.
Furthermore, the driver fled the scene without stopping after the crash.
Also, authorities urged anyone with information about the hit-and-run vehicle to contact the Los Angeles Police Department West Traffic Division detectives as soon as possible.
Dealing With Similar Incidents
In today’s current state of affairs, taking strolls outdoors is becoming the new normal. With this, so does the likelihood of accidents involving pedestrians.
Car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents. However, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as vehicle accidents. However, pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“It’s because they are sometimes hard to see. They also ride bikes, skateboards, etc. Pedestrian incidents usually occur in shopping center entrances and street corners,” he added.
We understand that being involved in a Los Angeles pedestrian crash is a heavy load. Thus, it is best to turn to the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Moreover, our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including pedestrian accidents. We promise to fight for you until your family achieves the justice and compensation that is owed. Call us at (800) 674 7852 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional. Also, you may reach us 24/7.