Paramount, CA – Mother & Child Among Several Hurt in Crash at Somerset Blvd & Texaco St

Paramount, CA (January 17, 2020) – A collision involving a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department vehicle took place on Thursday morning, January 16th, and left a total of four people with injuries. The crash happened at the intersection of Somerset Boulevard and Texaco Street in Paramount at around 7:15 a.m.

Authorities stated that two Lakewood station deputies attempted to avoid a crash when their SUV collided head-on with an unspecified sedan. Paramedics were called to the scene where they assisted both officers, as well as a mother and her four-year-old child who were in the sedan. All four victims were hospitalized.

Two other children were also in the sedan but police said that they were uninjured in the crash. The events that led to this incident remain under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in California

All throughout California, somewhere around 9.1 per 100,000 people tragically died following the numerous California motor vehicle accidents that occurred in 2017. While the rate of fatalities may fluctuate over the years, many people will likely suffer various injuries due to the actions of negligent drivers. It can be irrefutably challenging, however, it is vital for victims and bereaved loved ones to understand their rights after suffering unjustly due to an unexpected collision.

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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Disclaimer: Our firm is providing this post for general information and to help the public avoid similar situations, but also prepare them should they find themselves a victim. We strive to honor those who have been victims of accidents in the state of California.  Victims should seek assistance from legal or medical professionals and not view this post as any type of legal or medical advice.  The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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