Long Beach, CA – 2 Teens Hit & Injured by Car Near School at MLK Jr. Ave & 15th St

Long Beach, CA (January 14, 2020) – Two teenage pedestrians were struck by a car and seriously injured in the vicinity of Long Beach Polytechnic High School on Tuesday morning, January 14th. The incident was reported at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and 15th Street at around 7:00 a.m.

Police officials stated that the two pedestrians, ages 17 and 18-years-old were walking near the intersection when they were struck by an unspecified vehicle. Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene where they transported both victims to a nearby hospital. They are both listed in serious condition.

The unidentified driver involved remained at the scene but there has been no word concerning any charges at this time. Police are still looking into the events that led to this incident and no identities have been released.

Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in Long Beach

All across the United States, at least one fatal auto-pedestrian accident is reported to authorities nearly every two hours. Pedestrian Accidents in Long Beach, like anywhere else in the U.S., are catastrophic and often deadly as they are frequently caused by the actions of inattentive or otherwise reckless drivers. During such a tragic and overwhelming time, obtaining compassionate and determined representation to safeguard your rights is absolutely essential.

At The May Firm, our accident attorneys are committed to holding negligent and blatantly criminal drivers accountable for the devastation they cause. If you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident because of a reckless, criminal, or otherwise negligent driver, please don’t hesitate to leave us a message or call (844) 629-3476 for a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable attorneys today.

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