El Sereno Fallen Tree Branch Crushes Vehicle and Traps Mother and Her Children in Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA (August 5, 2023) – An El Sereno fallen tree branch crushes a vehicle and traps a mother and her children in Los Angeles. According to KTLA, police received reports about the fallen tree branch incident around 7:00 pm on Friday.
An El Sereno fallen tree branch incident crushes a vehicle and traps a mother and her children in Los Angeles.
Authorities received reports of an accident involving an El Sereno fallen tree branch and at least three vehicles in Los Angeles.
The fallen tree branch crushed a vehicle and trapped a mother and her two children in a parking lot near the crossroads of North El Sereno Avenue and North Huntington Drive.
A teenager and a small child managed to free themselves from the crushed vehicle as rescue crews arrived at the scene.
However, their mother was only extricated after responding firefighters lifted the tree branch using a crane.
They then treated the mother at the scene and took her to a nearby hospital.
Los Angeles Fire Department Battalion Chief Daniel Curry revealed that the tree branch fell onto the car while it was reversing out of its designated parking spot.
Furthermore, the impact of the fallen tree branch caused damage to two additional unoccupied cars within the vicinity.
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In this case, the family injured in this El Sereno fallen tree branch incident 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.
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