Deadly Pedestrian Accident on 23rd Street
Long Beach, CA (September 9, 2023) – At about 10:40 p.m. on Thursday, a male pedestrian was killed in a Pacific Avenue accident.
The Long Beach Police Department officers responded to the accident scene in the area of 23rd Street and declared the pedestrian deceased.
The authorities said the man was hit by a southbound 2016 Dodge Charger north of 23rd Street.
Apparently, the man was crossing the street westbound outside of a crosswalk and the Long Beach man driving the Dodge was unable to avoid hitting him.
The Dodge driver remained at the scene and the authorities do not believe that he was impaired or distracted when the accident happened.
Anyone who witnessed this fatal crash was asked to contact Detective Jeff Meyer at 562-570-7355. Similarly, anonymous tips can be made through LA Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
Sweet Lawyers extends our sincere sympathy to the families of the person killed in the Pacific Avenue accident. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Man Loses Life in Pacific Avenue Accident
Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers said that the aftermath of tragic accidents can make everything difficult for a family. The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork, questions from insurance companies or defense attorneys, and attempts to obtain police reports. According to him, grieving and handling legal claims don’t exactly go hand in hand; thus, hiring an experienced attorney is having someone to make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served.
Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one.
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To the family and friends of the person killed in the Pacific Avenue accident, don’t hesitate to reach out to Sweet Lawyers. Our team has been providing legal services for over 40 years now and we can assure you our reliable lawyers will do everything it takes to win your case.
When you hire us, you will be provided with the best-personalized assistance and compassion throughout the entire ordeal. Call us at (800) 674 7852 to have a free case evaluation on this fatal accident with a legal professional. You can reach us through email, online chat, or text message 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.