Shreveport, LA – 8-Year-Old Critically Injured In Head-On Crash On Hollywood Ave
Shreveport, LA (July 6, 2019) – An 8-year-old boy was taken to a hospital for treatment of severe injuries sustained in a collision on Hollywood Ave, according to reports. The wreck happened on Friday, July 5th, at 7:12 p.m. Police units were dispatched to the scene along with emergency response units to provide assistance at the crash site.
Authorities state that the wreck involved a truck that crossed a divider in the middle of the road, striking another vehicle head-on which contained a mother and child.
The mother and the truck driver both sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the accident.
The child who sustained critical injuries was reported to be conscious at the hospital.
The cause of the accident is currently under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Head-On Accidents In Baton Rouge
Head-on car crashes are arguably the most dangerous and lethal type of traffic accidents you can be involved in.
Head-on collisions only account for around 2% of total traffic incidents but are involved in over 10% of all lethal accidents.
Because of this reality, thousands are severely injured in these accidents every year, resulting in significant financial damages.
If you or a loved have been injured, call our offices at 225-766-1234 today.
Note: To write and construct these stories, we utilize a variety of sources including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accidents. As we are not present on the scene, these accounts may not reflect the reality of the situation or the injuries sustained. If you notice any discrepancies between our content and the accident, please inform our office as soon as possible and we will make the necessary corrections.
Disclaimer: Fisher Injury Lawyers is an involved member of our local community, and as such, our intent is always to improve the lives and safety of those in our community. These accidents are a devastating reality of life in our cities and across our state. Our hearts go out to all those affected by them. We hope that by casting a light on these accidents, we will encourage others to take more care in their daily lives to avoid accidents in the future. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information included in them should not be construed as legal or medical advice. If you’ve been involved in an accident, you should contact a qualified attorney to discuss the specifics of your case. We wish the best for all those affected by these accidents.