Man, 33, Killed in Long Beach Hit-and-Run on 710 Freeway Near Ninth Street
LONG BEACH, CA (October 5, 2021) – A man was killed after a hit-and-run crash on the 710 Freeway near Ninth Street in Long Beach.
The incident happened when a 33-year-old man was walking along the right shoulder of the northbound 710 Freeway in Long Beach.
Police said he crossed into lanes of traffic near the Ninth Street off-ramp. For an unknown reason, a vehicle then struck the pedestrian.
Victim Hit by Car
Firefighters along with the paramedics arrived and then found him left lying on the ground. They soon pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
The name of the deceased party remains unreleased pending notification of next of kin. Meanwhile, police affirmed that the driver did not stop to render aid to the man and fled the area.
They described the car as a white colored SUV. Officers forced the northbound side of the 710 Freeway to shut down following the collision.
The fatal Long Beach hit-and-run crash is still under investigation. Anyone with information can call the LBPD at 562-570-7355; or the Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or at lacrimestoppers.org.
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