Man Killed in Traffic Accident near Obispo Avenue
LONG BEACH, CA (September 5, 2022) – Early Thursday morning, police responded to a pedestrian crash that claimed the life of Rudy Diaz.
The accident happened on September 1st, at around 12:40 a.m., in the 3300 block of South Street.
According to police, Diaz was walking northbound outside a crosswalk across South Street when he was fatally struck by a Honda. Emergency crews arrived at the site of the crash shortly after and pronounced 51-year-old Diaz dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the driver of the Honda was identified as a resident of Lakewood. He stayed at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.
Speed, impairment, or distracted driving are not believed to be the factors.
Meanwhile, witnesses are encouraged to contact the authorities at 562-570-7355, Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS, or email www.LACrimeStoppers.org.
No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James sends their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Rudy Diaz.
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