A police chase in West Hollywood ended with a person injured on Wednesday, September 30th, a few minutes past 10:00 pm. A silver car was under pursuit by authorities starting from La Brea Avenue. Both authorities and the suspect entered the parking area of The Dylan apartments in Santa Monica Boulevard while still in vehicle. Officials have not clarified why the vehicle was being pursued. A man was later seen being brought in a wheelchair before being transferred to a stretcher from an arriving ambulance. He was unidentifiable since he was covering his face. It is also unknown whether this individual was the apprehended suspect.
What Legal Options Are Available When You’re Injured from a Police Chase?
Police chases are known to have caused injuries and even deaths to bystanders and suspects. Thus, if you decide to take legal action, you should not worry – many have done so before you. Usually, the suit, which can either be wrongful death or personal injury – is directed either to the law enforcement agency or to the city or county who employed them. If you’re not sure how to start with your legal process, you can contact us to get free consultation about your case. To get in contact with one of our attorneys, call us at (877) 871-3256.