One Person Injured In North Hollywood Car Accident On Highway 170 By Burbank Boulevard
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA (May 22, 2020) – One person was injured in a car accident on the 170 Freeway by Burbank Boulevard.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 6:40 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a black Mercedes and pickup truck collided.
Another driver involved in the crash reportedly fled the scene. An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In North Hollywood Car Accidents
It is a felony to flee the scene of a car accident that results in bodily injury or death. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.” Any person that is injured in a car accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
Investigating A North Hollywood Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a car accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. Whether you just have questions about the law or need more information about an accident we are here for you. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.