December 31, 2022
Huntington Beach, CA – Pedestrian Killed in Crash on Slater Ave at Keelson Ln.
Huntington Beach, CA (December 31, 2022) – Police in Huntington Beach were at the scene of a deadly pedestrian crash on Friday, December 30th. The accident happened around 7:00 p.m. at the intersection of Slater Avenue and Keelson Lane.
According to a report from the Huntington Beach Police Department, the deceased victim was walking in a crosswalk when he was hit by a car. The 49-year-old man, who was not identified, suffered critical injuries. He was pronounced dead at the crash scene. The 22-year-old male driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities. The driver was not injured. He has not been identified at this time. It is not believed that drugs or alcohol played a role in the collision. The investigation remains ongoing at this time.
There is no further information available.
We would like to extend our most sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost his life in this tragic Huntington Beach pedestrian accident.
Pedestrian Accidents in Huntington Beach
Deaths and serious injuries from Los Angeles County pedestrian accidents continue to be a problem. Throughout the county, pedestrians are being injured or killed at rates higher than those seen in the past several years. According to statistics, 132 pedestrians were killed in crashes that occurred in Los Angeles County in 2021. This number represented a 6% increase over the previous year and was also higher than deaths reported in 2019. A California pedestrian can turn your life upside down in a second.
If you have been involved in a pedestrian crash in Huntington Beach or if your loved one has been involved, you should seek to obtain a lawyer as soon as possible following the crash. Having the most effective legal representation is necessary in order to obtain the compensation that you need and deserve. While many crash victims will not be seriously injured, some of them will. Having a lawyer who understands your rights is the best decision that you can make during this difficult time.
Here at Madison Law Group, our experienced Huntington Beach pedestrian accident attorneys are here for you ever step of the way. We always provide our best to all of our clients and we will treat your case as if it were our own. You can rest assured that we are always looking for an angle in your case and we will fight to receive the compensation you need and deserve. Ths insurance company is not on your side. Their job is to save money by paying lower claim amounts or even avoid a claim altogether.
Our team is standing by and we are ready to take your call at any time. We always provide a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. When we meet with you, we will go over the facts of your case in detail. To schedule a time to speak with a car accident attorney in Huntington Beach, please reach out to us using the link on our website or give us a call any time at (310) 201-7676.
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