70-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed in Fatal Collision on 13th Street

SAN PEDRO, CA (December 7, 2022) – Early Monday morning, one man was fatally struck in a pedestrian accident on South Pacific Avenue.

Authorities responded to the scene around 5:10 a.m., near 13th Street on December 5th after receiving multiple dispatch calls in the area.

At this time, the events leading up to the incident remain unclear. However, reports indicate that the driver of a sanitation truck struck a pedestrian in the area.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced the 70-year-old male pedestrian dead at the scene. Although, police have not yet released his name or place of residency.

Following preliminary duties, the truck driver was not arrested and a thorough investigation is being handled by the Valley Traffic Division. Once available, further details will be provided about the fatal pedestrian accident on South Pacific Avenue.

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

Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident leaves a lasting impact on those left behind. Reach out to Sweet James today. Let their experienced attorneys and professional legal team help you during this trying time. They have 20 years of experience in the field, and have helped families and individuals win their personal injury, and wrongful death cases. They will fight by your side to achieve justice and maximum compensation. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free strategy session. Their legal team is also available via email, online chat, and text message. If you are a family member of the victim involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report. For more accident news, click here.

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