Long Beach, CA – Motorcyclist Dies after Fatal Collision along Pacific Coast Highway and Lemon Avenue
Long Beach, CA (July 24, 2018) – Local news sources reported a motorcyclist died as the result of a fatal accident that took place at the intersection of the Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1) and Lemon Avenue. The incident occurred at approximately 4:00 PM in the afternoon on Tuesday, July 24, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been released.
According to the reports from Long Beach Police, a man was riding a motorcycle in the area when, for indeterminate reasons, he collided with an oncoming larger vehicle near the Pacific Coast Highway and Lemon Avenue. Afterward, firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to the crash site and took the motorcyclist to a nearby hospital, where he died from severe injuries.
Authorities did confirm the motorist remained at the crash site and spoke with authorities, as obliged by law.
Due to the crash, law enforcement officials blocked off both lanes on the Pacific Coast Highway near Lewis and Alamitos Streets.
Presently, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and deepest condolences to the family and friends of the motorcyclist and wish them peace of mind and security during this difficult and tragic time.
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At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident remain a mystery. As part of the ongoing investigation, forensic teams will analyze photos of the crash site and examine the motorcycle and larger vehicle for mechanical issues or system failure. Likewise, officials will determine if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distraction played any role in the events leading up to the crash.
Once the case is resolved, the members of the motorcyclist’s family may have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit and, ultimately, receive compensation for tragic issues including funeral expenses and the loss of a loved one.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 478-6483 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.