A Los Angeles Motorcycle Officer Suffered Injuries in a 110 Freeway Hit-and-Run Crash
Los Angeles, CA (July 28, 2022) – A 110 Freeway hit-and-run accident near the 105 Freeway interchange left a Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) motorcycle officer with injuries. According to KTLA 75, the crash happened at around 8:06 pm on Thursday.
An LAPD motorcycle officer suffered injuries in a 110 Freeway hit-and-run accident near the 105 Freeway interchange in Los Angeles.
According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, a crash between a 2014 or 2015 white BMW convertible and a motorcycle happened on 110 Freeway southbound near the 105 Freeway.
According to LAPD Officer Hernandez, responders arrived at the scene and transported the injured motorcycle officer to the hospital via an ambulance.
The other vehicle occupied by two men fled the scene. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Sgt. Pereida also shared that the BMW suffered significant damage due to the crash. They also last saw the vehicle heading south on the 110 Freeway.
Later, authorities issued a SigAlert for 110 Freeway close to the 105’s interchange. According to the California Highway Patrol, they also redirected vehicles to Freeway 105.
Right now, authorities are still investigating this case.
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More About Hit-and-Run Accident Liability
Legal liability for a hit-and-run accident can have various implications. Generally, the victim can file a lawsuit against you for any property damages and injuries caused by the accident. Losses can also include medical costs, lost wages, and more. Liability insurance is the first option to cover these damages. However, some cases might go to court depending on the case’s circumstances. Hit-and-run accident penalties can include, but are not limited to:
- Up to 6 months of jail time
- Fine up to $1,000
- Probation and community service (depending on criminal history)
- Compensation to victims for damages
- Additional points on your California DMV record that can increase your insurance
You can learn more about what to do after a hit-and-run accident here. However, the most common course of action is to get legal advice from a skilled and experienced hit-and-run lawyer. Aside from navigating through your case, hit-and-run attorneys can help determine if your case can become a felony. They can also sort out compensation options whether you are able to locate the at-fault driver or not. Read more about getting a hit-and-run lawyer in California here. You can also check out these resources about wrongful death attorneys and personal injury lawyers.
Personal Injury Claims in Los Angeles
In this case, this 110 Freeway hit-and-run accident’s victim can have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit. However, it can depend on the investigation’s findings. These results can point out any acts of negligence by a person or business which might have contributed to the accident.
Indeed, no amount of money can ever make up for the injuries or death left by an accident caused by someone else. However, receiving the maximum settlement and winning a judgment can give a sense of justice. Also, it can offer some peace of mind, so you can fully heal and recover.
Do you have any legal questions about accidents? Get answers and common accident-related legal advice here:
- Hit and Run Accident
- Motorcycle Accident
- Car Accident
- Truck Accident
- Pedestrian Accident
- Burn Injury
- Wrongful Death
It’s important to get your rightful compensation to help with recovery. Getting advice and guidance from experienced personal injury attorneys can also help you pursue your case. For instance, Jacoby & Meyers has a team of the best lawyers for any car accident, hit-and-run accident, or motorcycle accident cases in California, including Los Angeles, Bakersfield, and Sacramento. Consulting a lawyer can also help you get insight and information about complicated topics, including hit-and-run accident settlements in Los Angeles and more. If you’d like to get professional advice about your case, give us a call today at 888-960-0480 for a free consultation. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to help you.
Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we sympathize with the victim and their family members.
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