22-Year-Old Samantha Denise Rivera Killed in Pedestrian Accident in Bellflower
BELLFLOWER, CA (November 17, 2019) – Authorities identified 22-year-old Samantha Denise Rivera of Long Beach as the woman struck and killed by a car on Lakewood Boulevard, Sunday evening.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the incident happened at about 9:00 PM. Rivera attempted to cross Lakewood Boulevard when a Ford Mustang struck her near Cedar Street.
Emergency responders pronounced Rivera dead at the scene. Meanwhile, the driver of the Ford remained and cooperated with investigators.
Officials continue to investigate the cause of the fatal accident. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
We at Sweet James extend our sincerest sympathies to the family and friends of Samantha Denise Rivera. Our thoughts and prayers are with them during this trying time.
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