9 Injured in Canoga Park Crash

Canoga Park Crash

Canoga Park, CA -- A multi-vehicle crash Sunday night injured nine people. Officials stated that five of the victims received possible life-threatening injuries.

One of the vehicles involved in the accident sheared a fire hydrant off of the sidewalk. Water was spewing out of the hole for over an hour. A lot of the water landed on the roof of a nearby shoe store and it collapsed, flooding the interior. 

Powerlines were also drowned, knocking out power to the area. The intersection remained closed for hours while crews investigated and cleaned up.

Officials are unsure how many vehicles were in the accident and what caused the crash. The authorities arrested a woman involved in the crash suspected of a DUI.

It is still unclear if those hurt were pedestrians, car passengers, or people in the shop. A manager of the shoe store stated that all employees were accounted for but did not mention if any were among the injured.

Starpoint Law expresses its deepest condolences to all those affected by this tragic accident. Car accidents are often tragic and require a lot of time for investigation. Once fault is determined and the cause of the crash understood, the responsible party can be held accountable. 

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact us today to discuss your case.

Please note that all information in these articles is from secondhand sources and not verified by our firm. If you see something that isn’t correct, don’t hesitate to reach out and we will either correct the error or remove the post. 

Sources: LATimes.com, DailyNews.com

If a family member would like the name of a person removed for any reason, please click the “Remove Post” link. REMOVE POST

Author Photo

Aidin Ghavimi

Aidin is a partner at Starpoint LC, Attorneys at Law, and focuses on personal injury and employment law cases in and around Southern California. He earned his Juris Doctorate from the Loyola School of Law and his Bachelor’s from USC. Aidin’s primary goal is to bring justice to his clients and to ensure they are able to move on with their lives after a serious injury.

Rate this Post

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars