Deadly Pedestrian Accident in Los Angeles, CA

CHP reported a deadly pedestrian crash in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning, August 2nd. 

67-year-old Robert Brown was in the eastbound lanes when a vehicle struck him just before 4 a.m. 

The incident occurred on the Santa Monica (10) Freeway.

Unfortunately, Brown died at the scene. 

Authorities also shut down the lanes for a period of time following the accident. 

The crash remains under investigation.

JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Robert Brown. 

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.

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