Baton Rouge, LA (August 22, 2019) – Wednesday evening on August 21, authorities responded to the scene of a head-on collision that resulted in injuries to two people involved in the accident. The incident happened at the corner of Florida Boulevard and N. Donmoor Avenue at around 9:00 p.m.
Both injured parties involved in the head-on collision were transported to nearby hospitals for treatment.
Officers at the scene reported that there was a white pickup truck that had sustained significant damage to its front bumper.
The cause of the accident is still unknown at this time. Local officials are currently investigating the cause of the accident. Authorities have not disclosed the nature or severity of the victims’ injuries sustained in the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
The NHTSA states that left-hand turns are considered an important pre-crash event. Across the country, nearly 22.2 percent of all traffic accidents involve left-hand turns. 61 percent of all wrecks taking place while crossing an intersection involves a driver making a left-hand turn.
Turning at an intersection can be a risky maneuver. Many times, these crashes result in serious injuries to occupants. Victims should always make sure to protect their legal rights after being injured in a crash.
The team of Louisiana car crash attorneys at Fisher Injury Lawyers have an established record helping the people of our great state. Our firm has won over $125 million for our clients, with a success rate of 98 percent. If you have been injured by another driver’s negligence, call us today at (225) 766-1234.
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