Pedestrian Hit by SUV in Long Beach Succumbs to Injuries at Hospital [Long Beach, CA]

Long Beach, CA (MAY. 1, 2024)- A tragic accident occurred in Long Beach when a pedestrian was struck by an SUV at a local intersection, ultimately resulting in the pedestrian’s death.

The incident took place near the intersection of Fourth Street and Atlantic Avenue at approximately 6:25 p.m. on April 22.

Pedestrian Hit by SUV in Long Beach Succumbs to Injuries at Hospital
The intersection of Fourth Street and Atlantic Avenue, where a tragic accident occurred in Long Beach when a pedestrian was struck by an SUV


Upon arrival, Long Beach Fire Department paramedics provided immediate medical assistance and transported the victim to a nearby hospital. Despite medical efforts, the pedestrian succumbed to their injuries on April 24.

Long Beach Police Department detectives were informed of the pedestrian’s death on Wednesday. Preliminary investigations revealed that a 2002 Lexus SUV made a left turn northbound on Atlantic Avenue from East Fourth Street moments before striking the pedestrian.

The driver of the SUV remained at the scene and fully cooperated with the authorities, helping with their investigation. At this stage, police do not believe that speed or distracted driving played a role in the crash.

The loss of a loved one in such a tragic accident is devastating for the victim’s family. Dealing with the emotional and financial consequences of an accident can be overwhelming, especially when trying to cope with the death of a loved one. In such cases, the victim’s family must understand their legal rights and options for pursuing compensation.

Families of victims can benefit from the services of an attorney from Crockett Law Group. Our experienced attorneys specialize in car accidents and pedestrian injury cases. They can provide essential guidance and legal support to the family, helping them navigate the complex legal process.

Moreover, our attorneys will work diligently to establish liability in the accident and ensure that the responsible party is held accountable.

They can assist the victim’s family in seeking compensation for medical expenses, funeral costs, loss of income, and the pain and suffering they have endured. Additionally, if the driver is found to have been negligent, the attorneys can help pursue punitive damages to hold the responsible party accountable for their actions.

The legal team at Crockett Law Firm offers compassionate and personalized representation to their clients, ensuring that their rights are protected and their voices are heard. By working with the firm, families can focus on healing while the attorneys take care of the legal aspects of the case.

Anyone with information about the Pedestrian Hit by SUV in Long Beach is urged to contact the Long Beach Police Department Collision Investigation Detail at 562-570-7355. Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or

As the investigation into this tragic incident continues, the victim’s family and the community seek answers and justice. Through the dedicated efforts of law enforcement and legal professionals, they hope to achieve a sense of closure and accountability for the loss they have suffered.

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 pedestrian 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.

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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.

The map below shows the intersection of Fourth Street and Atlantic Avenue, where the tragic accident occurred killing a Pedestrian

Source: My News LA

Kevin Crockett

Kevin Crockett

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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