6 Hospitalized in Long Beach Pedestrian Accident on Orange Avenue near Anaheim Street
LONG BEACH, CA (November 1, 2021) – Sunday morning, authorities arrested Richard Dalton Irigoyen in a pedestrian crash on Orange Avenue.
According to Long Beach Police Department, the incident happened at around 2:43 a.m. Moreover, it occurred on Orange Avenue near Anaheim Street.
Reports revealed that the incident started with the sedan driver arguing with a woman. Moreover, the woman was among the six pedestrians later struck by a blue sedan on a sidewalk. Then, the sedan driver fled the scene after the collision.
Moreover, responders transported five adults and a minor to a hospital in stable condition.
Meanwhile, authorities located and arrested the sedan driver, 27-year-old Richard Dalton Irigoyen in Compton.
Furthermore, officials booked Irigoyen on six counts of attempted murder, six counts of assault with a deadly weapon, and one count of felony domestic violence. Also, Irigoyen’s bail was set at 6 million dollars.
If you find yourself unable to safely operate your vehicle, you can always use a ride share appinstead. By doing so, you can help to ensure the safety of yourself and others around you.
What Crash Victims Can Do After the Pedestrian Crash on Orange Avenue
For those injured in a crash, it is important to have an independent investigation held to better protect your rights. Thus, hiring the right firm, which has the resources to spend, can make all the difference in getting the compensation you deserve.
“We can secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge. Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference,” says Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers have been pursuing justice for over 40 years, fighting and advocating for families continuously. Moreover, our team will guide you every step of the way to ensure that you and your loved ones receive the compensation that you deserve. With us, you can be assured that your pedestrian accident case will be well taken care of. Moreover, call our office today at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.