Two pedestrians were struck by a vehicle in Echo Park on Saturday, December 26th. The Los Angeles Fire Department was the first responder at the scene, while the Los Angeles Police Department is the lead investigator for the case. The accident happened at about 9:30 p.m., near 1218 Sunset Boulevard. The two male pedestrians, whose identities were not disclosed by the authorities, were standing near a food truck when a sedan suddenly struck them both. Both men were severely injured and were sent to the nearest hospital for treatment. It is unknown whether the sedan’s occupants were also injured. Authorities are still investigating the circumstances of the crash.
When Can Pedestrians File A Personal Injury Lawsuit?
If you are a pedestrian who has been injured in a car crash, it may comfort you to know that if you plan to start a personal injury lawsuit, you can do so immediately. Whether or not you choose a lawyer is a decision best made by you, but we do advise you to get in touch with a lawyer first to know more about whether a personal injury lawsuit is the best legal option you can take as a victim. We are available 24/7 to provide free consultation on your case, which you can receive by calling us at (800) 310-1606.