Venice, CA – Orson Bean Killed in Venice Boulevard Pedestrian Crash

Venice, CA (February 8, 2020) – A pedestrian was killed in a crash that happened in Venice on Friday, February 7th. The crash was reported around 7:35 p.m. in the 700 block of Venice Boulevard.

According to reports, 91-year-old Orson Bean was walking on Venice Boulevard, near Shell Avenue and Pisani Place when he was struck by a vehicle.  Bean was pronounced dead at the scene due to his injuries. The driver of the vehicle remained on the scene following the collision. The driver’s information has not been released and it is unclear at this time what may have caused the crash.

An investigation is ongoing.

We wish to extend our most sincere sympathies and condolences to the family of Orson Bean.

Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Venice

Fatal pedestrian crashes happen every day in California. These crashes occur, on average about two to three times per day throughout our state. The Southern California area experiences a large number of pedestrian deaths each year as a result of pedestrians being struck by vehicles.

Pedestrian collisions occur due to a variety of reasons, including driver negligence and inattention. Often, pedestrians are struck due to no fault of their own and the crash could have been avoided by the driver. Unfortunately, the outcome of a California pedestrian crash is often negative, with serious and injuries and death for the victim.

If you or a loved one have been hurt in a California pedestrian accident, we understand what you are going through. At The May Firm, our California pedestrian accident attorneys are here to help you focus on your future even while you are experiencing personal tragedy. We will fight for your legal rights during this difficult time.

For a free consultation, please give us a call any time at (844) 629-3476.

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Disclaimer: Our firm is providing this post for general information and to help the public avoid similar situations, but also prepare them should they find themselves a victim. We strive to honor those who have been victims of accidents in the state of California.  Victims should seek assistance from legal or medical professionals and not view this post as any type of legal or medical advice.  The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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