James Barnes Arrested in Deadly Crash on Lakewood Boulevard and 23rd Street [Long Beach, CA]

James Barnes Arrested in Deadly Crash on Lakewood Boulevard and 23rd Street [Long Beach, CA]
James Barnes Arrested in Deadly Crash on Lakewood Boulevard and 23rd Street [Long Beach, CA]

1 Killed and 1 Arrested in Long Beach Pedestrian Accident on Lakewood Boulevard and 23rd Street

 
LONG BEACH, CA (July 28, 2022) – Tuesday, authorities arrested James Barnes after a deadly crash on Lakewood Boulevard and 23rd Street.
 
According to the Long Beach Police Department, the incident happened at around 5:25 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on Lakewood Boulevard and 23rd Street.
 
Reports revealed that a westbound 2005 Dodge Ram pickup truck attempted to make a left turn to southbound Lakewood Boulevard. However, it failed to yield the right of way to pedestrians. Then, the vehicle struck a father and son crossing the roadway in a marked crosswalk.
 
Moreover, responders pronounced the 7-year-old boy dead at the scene. Also, authorities arrested and booked the vehicle driver, 57-year-old James Barnes on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence.
 
Furthermore, officers do not believe that drugs, alcohol, or distracted driving played a role in the crash. Moreover, officials released Barnes early Wednesday morning on a $50,000 bond.
 
Meanwhile, the incident remained under investigation.


Sweet Lawyers sends our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the victim.


Moving Forward After the Deadly Crash in Long Beach

 
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
 
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Lakewood Boulevard and 23rd Street will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
 
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
 
If you lost someone you love in a similar pedestrian accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. Moreover, with our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.
 

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