Long Beach, CA – Pedestrian Critically Injured in Hit-and-Run at Atlantic Ave & 3rd St

Long Beach, CA (January 16, 2020) – On the night of Wednesday, January 15th, police responded to a serious auto-pedestrian collision that took place in Long Beach, according to officials. The hit-and-run accident was reported at the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and Third Street at around 8:40 p.m.

Officers with the Long Beach Police Department stated that the victim, identified only as a woman in her 20s, was struck by a dark blue or black 4-door Honda that fled the scene immediately after the incident. First responders arrived at the accident site where they found the woman unconscious in the roadway. She was taken to a nearby hospital and listed in critical condition.

At this time, police continue to look for the driver involved in the incident. Officials with the California Highway Patrol are in charge of the investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victim and her family at this time. We hope for her full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in Long Beach

All across the country, a fatal auto-pedestrian collision is reported almost every two hours. Pedestrian Accidents in Long Beach, like anywhere else, are consistently devastating and frequently fatal as they are regularly caused by the behavior of careless or otherwise negligent motorists. During such an utterly difficult time, obtaining compassionate representation to safeguard your rights as a victim is absolutely essential.

At The May Firm, our Long Beach pedestrian accident attorneys are committed to holding negligent and blatantly criminal drivers accountable for the devastation they cause. If you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident because of a reckless, criminal, or otherwise negligent driver, please don’t hesitate to leave us a message or call (844) 629-3476 for a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable attorneys today.

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