Fatal Multi-Vehicle Incident in Long Beach Results in Pedestrian Death [Los Angeles, CA]

Los Angeles, CA (June 10, 2024)- Fatal Multi-Vehicle Incident in Long Beach resulted in a pedestrian’s death early Sunday morning, according to local authorities.

The tragic events unfolded around 2:30 a.m. on the 2600 block of East Pacific Coast Highway near Molino Avenue, as reported by the Long Beach Police Department.

The initial vehicle involved fled after hitting the man who was crossing northbound outside of a designated crosswalk. He was initially struck while traversing the No. 2 lane of PCH, and the impact knocked him into the adjacent lane.

Fatal Multi-Vehicle Incident in Long Beach Results in Pedestrian Death
The 2600 block of East Pacific Coast Highway near Molino Avenue, where the disheartening accident occurred

Following the first collision, the driver of a 2017 Kia Sportage stopped and dialed 911. As Kia’s driver awaited police arrival, a white truck struck the pedestrian a second time and dragged him further east along Molino Avenue before also fleeing the scene. The Kia’s driver remained at the site, assisting police with their inquiries.

The victim was declared deceased at the location of the accident. Long Beach police are seeking information from the public regarding this incident and have provided contact details for witnesses to share any relevant tips. Anonymous reports can be submitted to Crime Stoppers or through lacrimestoppers.org.

In the wake of such a distressing event, the victim’s family may be entitled to various forms of compensation. Typically, this can include reimbursement for medical expenses, funeral costs, lost wages, and potential future earnings.

Additionally, they might receive damages for pain and suffering and loss of companionship, which recognize the emotional impact of their loss. Determining the right to these compensations often involves complex legal proceedings that hinge on establishing negligence and liability.

Text Kevin Accident Attorneys for car accident litigation. Our team of expert attorneys understands the intricacies of navigating the legal landscape of vehicular manslaughter and wrongful death claims.

We are committed to ensuring that families receive the maximum compensation possible and that justice is served for the undue loss of their loved one.

Our approach involves a thorough investigation of the accident scene, gathering all pertinent evidence and witness testimonies. We work diligently to hold all responsible parties accountable, including pursuing hit-and-run drivers who flee accident scenes.

Our firm also handles negotiations with insurance companies to secure settlements that genuinely reflect the gravity of the loss and the future financial needs of the family.

Moreover, Crocketts Law Group provides a compassionate and supportive service, recognizing that clients are going through a profoundly difficult period. We offer a no-cost initial consultation and operate on a contingency fee basis, which means families do not pay unless we win their case.

In cases like these, where multiple parties and possible criminal actions complicate the situation, having reliable and experienced legal representation is crucial. Crocketts Law Group is dedicated to ensuring that the rights of victims and their families are fully protected and that they navigate the legal process with the best possible support and expertise.

Our law firm extends our deepest sympathies to the friends and family of the victim who are mourning the loss of their loved one.

It’s important to have experienced wrongful death lawyers on your side when losing a loved one in a car accident. Call us at 1-888-965-3827 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by phone, text, and online chat.

Note: Our law office relies on external sources for the content of this post. Although we aim for accuracy, we have not independently verified all facts related to this incident. Should you identify any inaccuracies, please notify Text Kevin Accident Attorneys for corrections. Posts will be removed upon request.

Disclaimer: The content of this post is intended for informational purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation for business. The information contained herein is not intended to offer legal or medical advice. If you or someone you care about has been injured in an accident, it is recommended to seek immediate medical assistance. The photo featured in this post was not taken at the actual scene of the accident

Source: My News LA

The map below shows the Molino Avenue, near where the disheartening accident occurred

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Kevin Crockett

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Kevin Crockett is an award-winning personal injury lawyer who understands the impact an accident can have on someone’s life. That’s why he aggressively fights for each of his clients.

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