Male Pedestrian Hospitalized after Collision near 710 Freeway in Long Beach

LONG BEACH, CA (September 9, 2021) – Early Tuesday morning, a man was killed in a pedestrian crash on Pacific Coast Highway in Long Beach.

According to reports, the incident occurred around 3:00 a.m., on the 1200 block of Pacific Coast Highway.

Eventually, paramedics arrived at the scene and transported the man to a hospital with serious but non life-threatening injuries.

At this time, authorities are still unsure as to what caused the accident. The surrounding area was closed for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. But, the road has since reopened.

Long Beach Police are currently working to identify the circumstances surrounding the pedestrian crash on Pacific Coast Highway.

Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to abide by all traffic laws and observe safety precautions. If you’re behind the wheel, do your part to avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. If you’re crossing the street, do so at designated crosswalks or intersections. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the pedestrian accident attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Call them at (800) 975-3435 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. To request a police report, click here.

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