Child Struck by Vehicle in Exposition Park Incident [Los Angeles, CA]

 

Los Angeles, CA (July 3, 2024)- Child Struck by Vehicle in Exposition Park: A tragic incident occurred in the Exposition Park area of Los Angeles when a child was struck by a vehicle. The event, which took place late Monday night, has prompted an ongoing investigation by law enforcement.

On Monday night, just before midnight, officers from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Southwest Division responded to an emergency call at the intersection of West Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Halldale Avenue.

According to LAPD Officer Kevin Terzes, the accident involved an unattended child who had run into the street and was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound on MLK Jr. Boulevard. The child’s age was not immediately disclosed.

KTLA5, citing law enforcement sources, reported that the child was hit by a red Pontiac sedan.

Video footage from the scene showed the vehicle stationary in the middle of the road, encircled by caution tape as officers conducted their investigation.

The injured child was quickly transported to a nearby hospital, where he was treated for a head injury and initially listed in critical condition.

The motorist involved in the accident remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities. As of the latest reports, no arrests had been made, and the incident remains under investigation. The LAPD has urged anyone with information regarding the accident to call 877-LAPD-247.

In the aftermath of such incidents, families often face not only emotional turmoil but also significant financial burdens. Understanding the types of compensation available is crucial for victims and their families.

Compensation in such cases can cover a wide range of damages, including medical expenses, pain and suffering, emotional distress, and any long-term care or rehabilitation that may be required. In some cases, there may also be compensation for lost wages if the parents need to take time off work to care for their injured child.

Legal representation can play a pivotal role in navigating the complex process of seeking compensation. Text Kevin Attorneys specializes in car accident cases and provides comprehensive legal support to families dealing with such tragedies.

Our team understands the intricacies of personal injury law and is dedicated to ensuring that victims receive the compensation they deserve. We work diligently to gather evidence, consult with medical experts, and build a strong case to advocate for our clients’ rights.

At Text Kevin Attorneys, we prioritize the well-being of our clients and offer personalized attention to each case. We understand the profound impact that accidents involving children can have on a family and are committed to providing compassionate and effective legal assistance. Our goal is to alleviate the legal burdens on the families, allowing them to focus on the recovery and care of their loved ones.

It’s important to have experienced wrongful death lawyers on your side when losing a loved one in a car accident. Call us at 1-888-965-3827 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by phone, text, and online chat.

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Disclaimer: The content of this post is intended for informational purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation for business. The information contained herein is not intended to offer legal or medical advice. If you or someone you care about has been injured in an accident, it is recommended to seek immediate medical assistance. The photo featured in this post was not taken at the actual scene of the accident

Source: My News LA

The map below shows the intersection of West Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Halldale Avenue where the unfortunate incident happened

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Kevin Crockett is an award-winning personal injury lawyer who understands the impact an accident can have on someone’s life. That’s why he aggressively fights for each of his clients.

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