Long Beach, CA (April 6, 2022) – A fatal pedestrian accident happened in Long Beach on Tuesday morning, April 5. It occurred just after 8:05 a.m. on Rose Avenue, sources said. 

A man lost his life in the collision that occurred near Pacific Coast Highway on Rose Avenue. Reports state that the driver of a 2019 Jeep hit a male pedestrian while he was walking in the roadway. 

Paramedics with the Long Beach Fire Department transported the injured victim to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. Police have not released the man’s identity. 

Traffic was delayed in the area while crews were present on the road. Local motorists were asked to find different travel routes for the time being. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim. 

California Auto Accidents

Collisions across California happen hundreds of thousands of times per year. On average, there are more than 400,000 yearly car accidents reported in the state of California. More than 150,000 people are hurt in these wrecks per year, while over 3,000 are killed. Driver negligence is a huge problem in California and throughout the United States. Alarmingly, recent studies completed concerning nationwide causes for car accidents found that roughly 4 out of 5 car accidents take place due to driver negligence or error. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that approximately 94% of the traffic accidents that occur in the United States are the result of driver negligence. 

In the unfortunate event that you or a loved one was hurt in a negligently caused traffic accident in California, you may be faced with a wide array of difficulties due to injuries you sustained in the collision. You may also be trying to recover financially from the losses and damages that resulted from the incident, all while possibly mourning the loss of a beloved family member or friend. This is an overwhelming situation that no one should ever have to face by themselves. If you have recently lost a loved one due to another person’s negligent actions, contacting a Long Beach wrongful death attorney can help you recover financially. You could be entitled to significant financial compensation if you have lost someone you love due to the careless actions of another person. 

Car Wreck Lawyers in Long Beach

The Long Beach personal injury lawyers at Beckerman Anderson have been working for many years to help the injured victims of car accidents in California. We may be able to help you collect financial compensation in order to pay for things like outstanding medical bills, mental health bills, funeral costs, and other costs associated with your recent collision. Compensation can also be paid by way of pain and suffering, loss of consortium, and punitive damages, among other forms depending on the circumstances of your collision. Our trusted and skilled legal team at Beckerman Anderson has been successfully assisting injured accident victims and their families for decades and will always tailor our approach to meet your specific needs. 

We are well aware that each and every accident case is unique and presents its own set of challenges. It is our professional duty to meet your and your family’s needs after you have been hurt in a serious traffic accident, as we know dealing with the aftermath of an accident is no easy task. In the event that you or someone you love was injured in a California traffic accident, a Santa Ana personal injury lawyer will be able to inform you of your existing legal right toward compensation. 

Contact our law firm today online or by phone at 949-409-4299 in order to speak with a skilled and experienced attorney concerning your case. We work on a contingency fee basis, which means you pay nothing out of pocket or upfront. We only get paid if you do, so you have nothing to lose and everything to gain.

Note: These posts have been generated through the use of outside and secondary sources for Beckerman Anderson.  These sources include news stories, police reports, and first-hand accounts of accidents and the injuries involved. As a result, we have not been able to independently verify all of the details surrounding each accident that we post about. If you see any information that is not factual or is incorrect, please notify us immediately and we will ensure that the story is corrected with the most accurate content available.

Disclaimer: As members of our local community, we at Beckerman Anderson, strive to draw awareness to the dangers that are related to driving and provide overall safety information for our community members. We are always saddened when we learn about a serious injury accident in our area and hope that through awareness, drivers in our community will take the necessary precautions to avoid such accidents. The information provided in these posts should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. This story is not a solicitation for business. The photographs used in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.