Long Beach, California (November 1, 2019) – A man was killed and two others were injured after being struck by a suspected DUI driver in Long Beach on Thursday morning.
According to a local news source, the accident happened at about 9:55 a.m. October 31, 55 a.m. Thursday in the area of Country Club Drive and Los Cerritos Park Place.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a 30-year-old man, a woman and a child were walking in the area when they were struck by a car.
The three, all family members from Long Beach, were transported to a local hospital where the man died while undergoing treatment.
The identities of the victims were not publicly disclosed.
The motorist, 20-year-old Carlo Navarro of Long Beach, was arrested on suspicion of DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter.
No other information was provided.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”
While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”
Mr. Khodaverdian, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.