Complete Los Angeles, CA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Los Angeles result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Los Angeles crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Los Angeles accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Learn more about the types of Los Angeles accidents here:

Los Angeles car accidents and legal information;

Los Angeles pedestrian accidents and legal resources;

Los Angeles motorcycle accidents and legal resources;

Los Angeles commercial truck accidents and legal resources;

Los Angeles drunk driving accidents and legal resources;

Los Angeles distracted driving accidents and legal resources;

Los Angeles wrongful death claims and legal resources.

Resources to help accident victims and their families after a Los Angeles wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Major hospitals in Los Angeles include:

Cedar Sinai Los Angeles; Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center; Keck Medical Center USC; Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Los Angeles accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal accident occurs, a good Los Angeles personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Los Angeles injury lawyer helps accident victims.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Sat, 11/12/2016 Car Accident One person killed in car crash at West 39th Street and Flower Drive in Exposition Park region of Los Angeles, California
Fri, 06/10/2022 Car Accident Woman pronounced dead, child hurt following three-car crash that left one vehicle overturned and on fire on the 118 Freeway in Los Angeles, California
Tue, 01/21/2014 Car Accident Two LAPD officers slightly injured when their cruiser is rear-ended by DUI hit-and-run driver in Los Angeles, California
Thu, 05/13/2021 Car Accident Driver arrested after police chase and crash at San Vicente and Redondo in Mid-Wilshire neighborhood of Los Angeles, California
Thu, 10/23/2014 Car Accident The body of a man was discovered on the northbound 101 Freeway near the Silver Lake Boulevard offramp in the Silver Lake area of Los Angeles, California
Sat, 06/11/2022 Car Accident Driver who was allegedly speeding and fleeing police dies after crashing into other vehicle at Mammoth Avenue and Burbank Boulevard in Valley Glen, Los Angeles, California
Sun, 08/23/2015 Car Accident Efrain Sifuentes Hurtado, 37, and Luz Yanet Sifuentes, 6, killed, and six injured in crash involving box truck on Interstate 405 in Los Angeles, California
Wed, 03/23/2016 Car Accident Jesus Andres Padilla, 21, killed in car collision with garbage truck on Alhambra Avenue in El Sereno neighborhood of Los Angeles, California
Thu, 06/10/2021 Car Accident Street-racing driver killed in crash into house on South Rimpau Boulevard in Hancock Park area of Los Angeles, California
Fri, 11/18/2016 Car Accident Multiple people injured in crash following police chase on South Crenshaw Boulevard in Arlington Heights area of Los Angeles, California
Thu, 10/29/2020 Car Accident One person injured in collision involving semi truck and tanker truck on San Diego (405) Freeway in Los Angeles, California
Sat, 06/25/2022 Car Accident Six injured, including one in critical condition after collision involving three vehicles on South Sawtell Boulevard in Sawtell, California
Thu, 01/16/2014 Car Accident Carl Smith, 34, arrested after police chase leads to head-on crash on Florence Avenue and Flower Street in Los Angeles, California
Thu, 08/27/2015 Car Accident Shynell Blanson injured after her brakes failed, she crashed into a fire hydrant, and the water crossed high-voltage power lines resulting in a huge explosion at intersection of Santa Monica Boulevard and Highland Avenue in Los Angeles, California
Mon, 10/27/2014 Car Accident Six-vehicle collision on northbound 405 Freeway sends at least three to the hospital in critical condition in Sherman Oaks, California