Sherman Oaks, CA – 2 Officers Hurt in DUI Crash at Hazeltine Ave & Ventura Blvd

Sherman Oaks, CA (October 28, 2019) – Two Los Angeles Police Officers officers were hurt following a collision with an alleged DUI driver that took place early Sunday morning, October 27th. The accident happened at the intersection of Hazeltine Avenue and Ventura Boulevard in Sherman Oaks.

According to authorities, the two officers were at an intersection when their patrol vehicle was struck by another car at approximately 12:30 a.m. Emergency responders arrived at the scene where they assisted the victims and ultimately transported both officers to a local hospital.

The driver of the other vehicle was found to be under the influence of alcohol at the time of the crash. No identities have been released and further information is pending.

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

Car Accidents in California

Car crashes that take place at intersections commonly end with serious or even fatal injuries. Recent research determined that more than 3,000 California car accidents ended with fatalities throughout 2017. While there may be various reasons why a sudden crash might occur, you may be entitled to financial compensation as the victim of someone else’s actions.

The high expenses which are frequently coupled with hospital bills and lost wages will send many people looking to file a claim for recompense. Obtaining an experienced accident attorney can go a long way toward your recovery.

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 forward. If you have lost a family member or suffered an injury as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (844) 629-3476 or leave us a message to receive a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable attorneys.

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