Los Angeles County, California –Police responded to an accident with injury Tuesday in the Pasadena area.

Troopers with the California Highway Patrol reported that an unidentified motorist was operating a car west along Interstate 210. At around 2:10 o’clock in the afternoon, as the vehicle was approaching Exit 26B (Lake Avenue), it struck another vehicle. At least one traveler was injured and immediately transported to Huntington Hospital for treatment. Indications suggested that there was another accident which took place near the same location, resulting in a total of four injuries in five cars.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in 2008, there were more than 2.3 million reported intersection-related crashes, resulted in more than 7,770 fatalities and approximately 733,000 injuries.

Right on the same day, police responded to an accident with injury Tuesday in the Pasadena area.

According to troopers of the California Highway Patrol, an unidentified motorist was behind the wheel of a vehicle as it was going west along Interstate 210.At around 2:05, as the driver was approaching Exit 26B (Lake Avenue), it crashed for unknown reasons. Paramedics immediately responded to the scene and found one injured. The victim was transported immediately to Huntington Hospital for treatment.

Officers reported that there was another to accident in the same vicinity around the same time; in total, five vehicles were involved and four people hurt.

There was a National Motor Vehicle Crash Causation Study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration showed that error committed by the driver was the primary cause in 90 % of major traffic crashes. Drivers are becoming careless and disregard traffic rules along the area.

Accident victims may be entitled to financial compensation for pain and suffering in addition to economic damages.

Accident victims have rights. If you were injured in a car accident, contact our experienced  Los Angeles Car Accident Lawyers now for free consultation. He will protect the rights of you and your loved ones. You may be entitled to financial compensation for economic damages, as well as pain and suffering.