Hancock Park, CA – 2 Killed & 1 Critical After Major Crash on N Highland Ave

Hancock Park, CA (March 30, 2020) – A two-vehicle collision resulted in two deaths and left one other person critically injured on Monday morning, March 30th, in Hancock Park. The fatal accident was reported at around 2:00 a.m. on North Highland Avenue, in the vicinity of Melrose Avenue.

According to police, two BMW sedans collided at high speed along the roadway. At least one of the vehicles burst into flames during the crash and emergency crews were dispatched to the scene.

One person had to be extricated from the burning car by firefighters. That victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. Two other victims were pronounced deceased at the scene.

An investigation into the official cause of this incident remains ongoing.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in California

According to reports, at least 9.1 per 100,000 people sadly succumbed to their injuries following the many crashes that took place in California during the year 2017. Car accidents in California, like anywhere else in the U.S., are commonly triggered by reckless or terribly distracted drivers, leaving countless people seriously injured or worse. While the numbers vary by year, far-too-many people continue to suffer catastrophic or fatal injuries due to negligent motorists every day.

At The May Firm, we will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on the path ahead. We believe that anyone who has operated a vehicle in an inattentive manner that resulted in injuries or the loss of a loved one should be held liable for their actions. If you have lost a family member or suffered an injury in a collision, please call us at (844) 629-3476 or leave us a message to receive a free consultation with one of our compassionate attorneys today.

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