COMPTON, CALIFORNIA (March 1, 2017) – A pedestrian was killed in a tragic accident on Wednesday night on Long Beach Boulevard, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 10:30 p.m. on Long Beach Boulevard near East Bennett Street. A pedestrian was found lying in the road by responding authorities, having been struck by an unidentified vehicle.
Emergency medical personnel responded to the scene, but tragically declared the victim dead at the scene. It is unknown if the involved vehicle remained at the scene or not. The investigation is ongoing at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Compton, Los Angeles, San Diego, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.