Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Lincoln Boulevard [Ocean Park, CA]
Pedestrian Dies after Crash on Lincoln Boulevard near Ocean Park Boulevard
OCEAN PARK, CA (February 1, 2020) – A 35-year-old man lost his life in a pedestrian accident on Lincoln Boulevard, Saturday morning.
According to the Santa Monica Police Department, the incident happened at about 7:10 AM. A pedestrian entered the roadway and into the path of a northbound vehicle. Then, the vehicle struck the victim near Ocean Park Boulevard.
The victim suffered major head trauma and succumbed to his injuries while being transported to the hospital. Authorities withheld the identity of the victim, pending notification of next of kin. Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle remained and cooperated with investigators.
SMPD continues to investigate the cause of the fatal crash. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
We at Sweet James extend our sincerest sympathies to the family and friends of the victim. Our thoughts and prayers are with them during this trying time.
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