Baton Rouge, LA (August 12, 2019) – There was a vehicle collision in Baton Rouge, according to local police officials from the Baton Rouge Police Department, which took place at the corner of North Ardenwood Drive and Flordia Street, and caused injury to at least one person involved in the accident. Police officials were at the scene to start an investigation into the crash at 1:51 p.m. on Monday, August 12th.
The cause of the wreck is unknown at this time. Reports indicate that injured victims were evaluated by EMS and hospitalized if necessary following the accident. The status of the injured parties was not reported.
An investigation is ongoing into the cause of the wreck at this time. More details will be released as the investigation by authorities continues. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Intersections are the location of nearly 50% of serious car accidents in the U.S. These crashes are caused by a number of reasons. Left-hand turns make up 22% of intersection accidents, while vehicles crossing an intersection are involved in 12.6%.
Whatever the cause of the wreck, intersections can be dangerous places for motorists and vehicle occupants. Sadly, many of these crashes turn deadly, with intersections being involved in 20% of deadly crashes. In some cases, the victim is able to contact a Louisiana car crash attorney.
Fisher Injury Lawyers takes pride in helping the residents in our state. We have helped our Louisiana clients recover over $125 million in settlements for their injuries. Let us help you with your case by giving us a call at 225-766-1234.
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