Malibu: Pedestrian Struck, Injured on Pacific Coast Highway
Posted on Nov 10, 2014
At about 6:20 p.m. on Sunday, November 9, 2014, a vehicle struck and injured a male pedestrian on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, reported the Los Angeles Times. The accident occurred in the eastbound lanes of traffic at Big Rock Drive. Emergency responders transported the victim to an area hospital. The motorist remained at the scene. The accident is under investigation.
The California Office of Traffic Safety’s most current records indicate that 72,593 people were killed or injured in accidents that occurred in Los Angeles County in 2011. Pedestrians accounted for 5,021 of the victims. Los Angeles ranked the 9th worst for traffic accidents and the 3rd worst for pedestrian accidents that year. Statewide, 633 pedestrians lost their lives in accidents.
When a pedestrian is injured in an accident, he or she may file a personal injury claim in order to obtain compensation for recovery-related expenses. For more information, please call 888-752-7474 or contact us online.
Everyone at Allen, Flatt, Ballidis, and Leslie would like to wish a full recovery to the man who was struck and injured on Pacific Coast Highway.