5 Injured After 3 Vehicles Crashed on North Sepulveda Boulevard in Encino, Tuesday evening
Los Angeles, California (February 11, 2020) – A total of five people were hurt following a traffic accident that happened in the area of Encino neighborhood at about 5:10 p.m. on February 11.
Three people were trapped after the accident that involved three vehicles on Tuesday evening, a local news source reported.
Authorities did not disclose the circumstances that lead to the collision of the three vehicles in the 3700 block of Sepulveda Boulevard, near Valley Meadow Road.
Firefighters responded to the scene shortly after the wreck and extricated the pinned victims from the wreckage.
According to Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department, four people were rushed to an area hospital for medication.
One of the victims was listed in critical condition while the other three parties sustained lesser injuries in the crash.
A fifth person declined to be transported to the hospital for further aid.
Sepulveda Boulevard was shut down in both directions for an unknown time.
The detectives handling the case are gathering more evidence toidentify the cause of the accident.
According to Arin Khodaverdian, the Managing Partner and CEO Alpine Law Group, a separate investigation by an experienced attorney is necessary so as clearly uncover the circumstances surrounding the collision. “An attorney will also help the victim to navigate all the legal processes in pursuit of fair compensation and justice.
Car accident claims are rarely straightforward, and, regardless of the circumstances involved, liable insurance companies will often do everything possible to limit their out-of-pocket expenses by either devaluing or outright denying your claim. It is crucial, therefore, that you have an experienced attorney on your side,” said Arin.