Have you seen a commercial truck make a turn? The truck driver must swing the truck out wide to the left before he can make a right turn. This maneuver can place the truck in the path of another vehicle. Furthermore, when making the right turn, the cab and trailer make a tight angle that can easily trap any vehicle in its path between the cab and trailer.
CBS Los Angeles reports that a man is in custody facing charges after a young boy died from injuries in a hit and run accident last week. The hit and run accident occurred at the intersection of Towne Avenue and 82nd Street in Florence, CA. The driver struck the 5-year old child twice before fleeing the accident scene. Surveillance video captured what appeared to be a green Suburban or Chevrolet Tahoe with front end damage.
Pedestrian Accidents in Los Angeles A quick internet search reveals numerous pedestrian accidents in and around Los Angeles. In a matter of three days, at least five pedestrian accidents were reported in the greater Los Angeles area. Los Angeles County Judge Daniel L. Brenner died when he was struck and killed while crossing the street
What you do immediately after a slip and fall accident can substantially affect whether you receive a fair and just settlement for your claim. The insurance company for the property owner will use whatever tactics it can to lower the amount of compensation it must pay for your claim. Property owners and insurance companies fight
California Pedestrian Accident Injury Statistics Each year, hundreds of people are killed or seriously injured in pedestrian accidents throughout California. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP) Accident Statistics, there were 11,831 California pedestrians hit by a car in 2013. Of those, 733 died, and 1,490 were seriously injured - that's over four serious injuries