[UPDATE]Alicia Risdon Dies in Pedestrian Accident on East Los Coyotes Diagonal in Long Beach
Long Beach, CA (June 02, 2020) – On Tuesday morning, 19-year-old Alicia Risdon died in a pedestrian crash on East Los Coyotes Diagonal.
The accident happened at around 9:56 a.m. on May 26. Dispatched officers then arrived and located a tractor-trailer and the pedestrian down on the scene.
Risdon was reportedly walking near East Los Coyotes Diagonal and East Stearns Street when a semi truck struck her. She died on the spot.
Moreover, the identity of the driver remains undisclosed. Further investigation is ongoing.
Sweet Lawyers extend our deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of Alicia Risdon. May the bereaved find strength and comfort in this extremely difficult time.
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While assigning blame may feel unimportant at this time, it is likely that the family of the victim is entitled to significant compensation via a wrongful death claim. Therefore, it is vital that one must know how to proceed if you or a family is involved in a similar accident.
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