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Pickup Truck Injures Nine Pedestrians

Los Angeles, CA – A pickup truck drove onto a sidewalk at the intersection of Alvarado Street and Wilshire Boulevard on Saturday, June 11, 2022, around 8:35 a.m.  

According to police, a male driver in a Ford F150 drove onto the sidewalk hitting several vendors and pedestrians, including two children. The driver and passenger of the F150, four pedestrians, and two children were transported to the hospital with injuries. The crash is under investigation. 

Pedestrian Accidents 

Unfortunately, there are over 6,500 pedestrian accidents that occur each year in the United States. In any pedestrian accident, those injured should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:  

  • Police accident report  
  • Driver accident history  
  • Vehicle accident history  
  • Any testing of driver for drugs and alcohol  
  • Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol  
  • Phone and texting records of the driver  
  • Inspection of the intersection  
  • Timing of traffic signals  
  • All eyewitness accounts of the accident 
  • Any video from businesses located on this corner 

Pedestrian Accident Attorneys 

As one of America’s largest injury law firms, The Barnes Firm, has helped many clients injured in pedestrian accidents and have found some common causes include:  

  • Distracted Driving   
  • Failure to yield right of way   
  • Speeding  
  • Aggressive driving   
  • Inexperienced driving   
  • Fatigue   
  • Alcohol or drug involvement   
  • Backing up unsafely   

Our trusted and experienced pedestrian accident attorneys have helped thousands of people injured in pedestrian accidents get the best result possible. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way

Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.   

Location of Accident – Alvarado Street and Wilshire Boulevard

Alvarado Street and Wilshire Boulevard

 

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