Traffic accidents happen fast and can change lives in seconds. The damage to victims and vehicles in a truck crash can be substantial. Victims may suffer extreme pain, complicated and costly treatments, long recoveries or permanent injuries. Seeing a violent Los Angeles accident also can cause emotional trauma, especially for victims who witness the injury or death of a loved one.
Four vehicles and nine people recently were involved in a fatal truck crash near Caruthers. An Apria Healthcare work truck failed to stop at an intersection and plowed into a minivan. The minivan crashed into a Chevrolet Avalanche, which struck a Nissan Cube.