Pedestrian Struck, Injured by Car at 2nd Street in Long Beach
LONG BEACH, CA (March 28, 2023) — A pedestrian was hit and injured by a driver at 2nd Street and Pacific Coast Highway.
According to Long Beach police officers, the pedestrian accident happened around 9:07 p.m. Sunday. Under unclear circumstances, a driver struck a man near the Long Beach Marina. The pedestrian suffered major injuries and was listed in critical condition. Soon after, Long Beach Fire Department paramedics brought him to a hospital for immediate care.
At the scene, the driver of the car stayed and cooperated with police investigators.
Authorities do not have information surrounding the factors leading to the accident, but an ongoing investigation should confirm the details.
There are a few things to bear in mind when behind the wheel to avoid a crash. Slow down in pedestrian areas and be patient with those trying to cross the street. Looking for eye contact with pedestrians can also increase the understanding between two parties. Other tips include taking weather into account and traffic conditions.
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