Long Beach, California (January 15, 2020) – Two Long Beach Polytechnic High School students sustained
serious injuries in a pedestrian accident that happened on Tuesday morning in
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at the intersection of 15th Street and Martin Luther King Junior Avenue.
Two male students, 18-year-old and
17-year-old, were crossing Martin Luther King Jr near Long Beach Polytechnic
High School when a van hit them.
The police said the two students suffered
serious injuries in the accident and were taken to Long Beach Memorial and
Saint Mary Medical Center for treatment.
The driver of the vehicle involved stayed at
the scene after the accident and cooperated with the authorities.
No additional information about the accident was provided.
An investigation 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 is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.