Long Beach, CA – Man Fatally Injured in 405 Freeway Crash near Pacific Ave
Long Beach, CA (August 29, 2023) – The California Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a fatal crash that occurred in the Long Beach area that claimed one man’s life.
According to reports, at around 12:05 a.m. on August 28, a black sedan and a white sedan were involved in a collision on the southbound side of the 405 Freeway. The incident blocked the roadway near Pacific Avenue, causing a chain-reaction crash.
One man involved in the crash exited his vehicle. The man was subsequently struck by multiple vehicles, resulting in fatal injuries.
At this time, the California Highway Patrol is investigating.
We offer our sympathies to the family of the man who died in this accident.
Fatal Auto Accidents in California
Fatal car crashes in the state of California claimed the lives of more than 3800 people in 2022 alone. Each year, we see thousands of people lose their lives due to automobile collisions on our state’s roads. In many instances, these crashes are a result of negligent and reckless drivers. Leading factors in fatal collisions across our state include:
- Running red lights or stop signs
- Fatigue or drowsy driving
- Drunk driving
- Reckless driving
- Distracted driving
- Poor weather conditions
Following the loss of a loved one, your family may be entitled to recover financial compensation for various damages. These include:
- Loss of benefits and services
- Loss of future earnings
- Medical expenses
- Loss of companionship
- Pain and suffering
- Funeral and burial expenses
It is crucial to seek assistance from a skilled and dedicated Long Beach wrongful death lawyer immediately. Having the right legal team by your side can help to ensure you are able to maximize your recovery following the death of a loved one due to a car crash.
The Law Offices of John C. Ye has the experience and compassion necessary to bring your automobile accident case to a successful resolution. We will work tirelessly on your behalf, making sure that you get all the compensation and justice that you and your family deserve. With over three decades of protecting the rights of victims and families across Southern California, we are confident that we can help you navigate this difficult time and get what’s rightfully yours. Contact our Southern California personal injury law firm today for more information about how we can help you with your case. Our lawyers are available by calling 866-771-9467 to schedule a free consultation to get started.
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