Injuries Reported in Los Angeles Auto Accident on 210 Freeway near Hansen Dam
LOS ANGELES, CA (July 8, 2021) – Wednesday night, a truck driver suffered injuries in a crash on 210 Freeway near Hansen Dam.
According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, the incident occurred around 6:00 p.m. They added that the incident involved a semi-truck and another vehicle which closed all eastbound lanes of 210 Freeway.
When the authorities arrived, they found the overturned truck which was “well involved in fire” while blocking traffic.
Thus, responders took the truck driver to a hospital with minor injuries. Meanwhile, two other parties refused hospitalization.
Moreover, some officials handled a small fuel leak from the truck.
According to the CHP, the crash shut down all eastbound lanes. Thus, they diverted the traffic at Osborne Street.
By 7:45 p.m., the authorities announced that the closure will stay in effect for at least another two hours.
Dealing with Similar Incidents
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 auto 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.