66-Year-Old Long Beach Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident on 405 Freeway
San Diego, CA (April 14, 2022) On Thursday, 66-Year-Old Scott Laughlin of Long Beach, was killed in a pedestrian crash on the southbound San Diego Freeway.
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) says that one or multiple vehicles struck Laughlin around 10:15 p.m. near Wilshire Boulevard.
The Los Angeles County coroner’s office pronounced Laughlin dead at the scene.
Officials are investigating the probable cause of the incident.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of Scott Laughlin. May the bereaved find peace and strength in this time of sorrow.
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