Pedestrian Crash on Harbor Scenic Drive near Ocean Boulevard Leaves Man Dead

LONG BEACH, CA (February 8, 2023) – Late Sunday night, one man was fatally struck in a pedestrian crash on Harbor Scenic Drive.

The incident happened on January 1st, at around 11:10 p.m. near the intersection of Harbor Scenic Drive and Ocean Boulevard.

According to reports, the 20-year-old driver of a northbound 2013 Nissan Altima on Harbor Scenic Drive hit the man crossing westbound on foot under the Ocean Boulevard bridge.

Upon arrival, units discovered the male pedestrian lying on the roadway. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, first responders declared the man dead at the scene.

The deceased victim’s name remains undisclosed to the public. Authorities said the 20-year-old Nissan driver from Lakewood cooperated with the investigators.

Those with further information about the pedestrian crash are encouraged to contact LBPD’s collision investigation detail at (562) 570-7355.

The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 500-5200 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

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