One Killed in Long Beach Accident on Willow Street
Police arrested 66-year-old Bryan Grayley for driving under the influence after a deadly collision in Long Beach.
According to reports, the accident occurred on May 4th around 6:20 p.m. on Willow Street.
Grayley was driving a Subaru Outback before he rear-ended a GMC Yukon.
Upon impact, the Yukon went off the roadway and crashed into the Coyote Creek flood control and overturned.
The 53-year-old male driver of the Yukon was taken to a hospital where he sadly ended up dying. His identity is being withheld pending notification of kin.
Authorities arrested Grayley on suspicion of gross vehicular manslaughter and felony DUI.
Those with additional information on the crash may contact detectives at 562-570-7355.
According to NHTSA, more than a quarter (25%) of accident-related deaths are linked to the use of alcohol. With that being said, according to the CDC, there are 30 people that are killed everyday in a car accident as a result of an alcohol-impaired driver. That is equivalent to one death every 50 minutes.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may also be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.