Los Angeles, CA – Three People Injured after Police Pursuit and Resulting Traffic collision on North State Street
Los Angeles, CA (September 4, 2018) – Local authorities reported that three victims sustained injuries after a police pursuit ended in a traffic collision along the 800 block of North State Street. Police first logged the incident at approximately 7:21 PM on Monday, September 3, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the three victims, the suspect, or additional people involved in the crash has been revealed.
Based on the police report, an officer had seen a motorist driving recklessly in the Los Angeles area and instigated a pursuit in an attempt to catch the suspect. At some point during the chase, the male suspect slammed into a vehicle along North State Street.
Sometime later, emergency personnel transported the suspect to a nearby hospital for evaluation. After his release, the man was sent to a county jail. No details about charges have been released.
Meanwhile, the two victims who had occupied the second vehicle and the female occupant who had accompanied the male suspect were transported to a hospital, as well. Their current physical conditions were not immediately disclosed.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and our most loving thoughts to the victims of the crash and wish them swift and efficient recoveries.
Police Pursuit and Traffic Collision in Los Angeles
Police initially reported the suspect had failed to cooperate with authorities and, prior to the crash, had been driving recklessly. As part of the ongoing investigation, officers will determine if the suspect’s behavior was the result of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs or a failure to comply with established traffic laws.
Depending on the final results of the case, the non-guilty injured victims can potentially file a personal injury lawsuit against the suspect and receive compensation for multiple inconveniences ranging from medical bills to vehicle damage.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery for all those involved in the accident.