Pedestrian Killed in Long Beach Accident
Long Beach, CA (July 21, 2021) – On Tuesday, a person died in 405 Freeway pedestrian accident.
Officers received the crash report at about 8:30 p.m. on the freeway’s southbound lanes at Lakewood Boulevard.
Reports said a vehicle crashed into the center divider, overturned and caught fire.
The vehicle stopped and a person got out of it. Then, the person attempted to run across all lanes of the freeway.
Unfortunately, the person was hit by a car and died at the scene.
Meanwhile, the officers are still investigating the fatal incident.
We at Sweet Lawyers would like to send our condolences to the loved ones of the deceased in this accident. May you have the strength during this difficult time.
Dealing With 405 Freeway Pedestrian Accident
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