Pedestrian Killed by Car in Long Beach
LONG BEACH, Calif. (May 27, 2021) – A fatal Long Beach pedestrian accident happened Wednesday night at Artesia Boulevard and Orange Avenue.
Now authorities are seeking to learn the identity of the woman who died in the 9:15 p.m. crash.
An ambulance rushed the injured woman to a hospital where she later died, according to the Long Beach Police Department.
The pedestrian was crossing in a northbound direction across Artesia Boulevard near a crosswalk on the west side of the intersection, according to a police press release statement. Also, the victim reportedly crossed against a red traffic signal indicating “Don’t Walk.”
Driver in BMW Cooperates with Police
Furthermore, a 29-year-old Long Beach man driving in a 1997 BMW 528i was traveling westbound on Artesia when he struck the victim.
Police do not suspect alcohol, drugs and or distracted driving are factors in the Long Beach pedestrian accident.
Meanwhile, authorities are attempting to learn the woman’s identity. Finally, witnesses are requested to call detectives at 562-570-7355, or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.
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