South Los Angeles, CA – 2 Officers Injured in Crash at Florence Ave & Vermont Ave

South Los Angeles, CA (January 28, 2020) – Two Los Angeles Police Department officers were injured during a crash early Monday morning, January 27th. The accident happened at the intersection of Florence Avenue and Vermont Avenue in South Los Angeles.

According to police, the officers were pursuing a suspected DUI driver in a white BMW when the patrol vehicle left the roadway and struck a pole. Emergency responders arrived at the scene where two LAPD officers were ultimately hospitalized with unspecified injuries.

The suspect fled down Florence Avenue and managed to evade authorities. Police continue their search as part of the investigation into this incident.

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

Car Accidents in California

Motor vehicle accidents in California are continuously fatal or at least seriously injurious almost every time they occur. Car crashes that involve more high speeds are almost always severe, especially when the crash involves a blatantly criminal driver. In fact, the life-ending injuries of approximately 48 people per 100,000 have been reported as the general results of injuries suffered during serious collisions, according to authorities.

Our accident attorneys at the May Firm will work with you to preserve your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on the path ahead. If you have lost a loved one or suffered injuries as the result of another person’s actions, call (844) 629-3476 or contact us online to speak with one of our compassionate and experienced attorneys today.

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