Pedestrian Fatally Struck on River Avenue
Long Beach, CA (August 04, 2022) – On Wednesday, a female pedestrian dies after an accident on Pacific Coast Highway.
The traffic accident took place at about 10 p.m. on Friday at River Avenue.
According to the investigators, a 2005 Dodge Durango driven by a Compton man was westbound on the highway. At the same time, the female pedestrian was southbound and was crossing the road out of a crosswalk.
Unfortunately, the vehicle struck the pedestrian.
Responding officers rushed the victim to a hospital where she died Wednesday.
The driver, on the other hand, remained at the accident scene and cooperated with the officers’ investigation.
In the meantime, please reach out to the detectives at 562-570-7355, or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS for more details about the fatal accident on Pacific Coast Highway.
Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the bereaved of the deceased in the accident on Pacific Coast Highway. May you find peace and strength in this time of grief.
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Dealing with a loved one’s sudden and tragic death is indeed painful. It is certain that it would take a lot of time to recover from this loss.
However, the worst part to consider is when the death was a result of other people’s negligence.
Additionally, that is why hiring a legal expert who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make in case of a deadly accident.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its own laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are those who are related to or depend financially on the person that died. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
- Surviving spouses;
- Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership);
- Children of the deceased
- Financial dependents, parents, minors under the care of the deceased
- Personal representatives
- These people can differ from state to state.
To the family of the person killed in the accident on Pacific Coast Highway, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you with your case on behalf of your departed loved one.
Furthermore, with 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle a wrongful death lawsuit in a fatal crash and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.