Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Hit-and-Run Vehicle in Accident on Atherton Street in Long Beach
LONG BEACH, CA (January 4, 2022) – Police confirmed that one person died in a pedestrian accident on Atherton Street on December 21.
According to California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at Montair Avenue around 10:15 PM.
Based on a report, the victim was crossing northbound on Atherton Street at the time of the crash. Due to unknown reasons, a westbound silver sedan came and struck him. After an assessment, police said he crossed the street outside a designated crosswalk.
As a result, the man suffered critical injuries in the incident. Emergency crews transported him to the hospital where he later died.
At this point, the Long Beach Police Department is still investigating the case. In addition, officers urge anyone with any information regarding the crash to call them at 562-570-7355 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
We would like to express our caring thoughts and deepest condolences to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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