Woman Dies in Pedestrian Accident on Bolsa Chica Street
62-year-old Lori Susan Allen was killed in a pedestrian accident in Huntington Beach Tuesday night.
The Seal Beach resident was walking outside of a crosswalk around 11 p.m. on May 31st when the incident occurred.
A 2019 Toyota Highlander struck her as it was traveling southbound.
Unfortunately, the woman died due to the impact.
Both occupants of the vehicle remained at the scene to cooperate with authorities.
An active investigation is underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Lori Susan Allen.
According to statistics, there was a 26% increase in pedestrian deaths in California from 2014-2018.
In addition, California’s pedestrian fatality rate is about 25% higher than the national average.
Tips for pedestrians:
- Always be aware of your surroundings
- Avoid distractions (use of headphones, cell phone)
- Obey traffic laws & signals
- Always use crosswalk
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.