A pedestrian passed away after being struck by a vehicle while walking in a parking lot.
On Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at about 11:11 a.m., the Seal Beach Police Department received a call of a traffic collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian in the parking lot of the United States Postal Office located at 2929 Westminster Avenue.
Upon arrival, officers discovered that a vehicle collided with an adult, female pedestrian. Orange County Fire Authority personnel responded; however, the pedestrian was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The preliminary investigation revealed that the pedestrian was walking near the building when she was struck by a vehicle driving through the parking lot. No other vehicles or pedestrians were involved, and the driver of the vehicle was uninjured.
This is an ongoing investigation, anyone with information is asked to contact Traffic Investigator Officer Cory Montgomery at (562) 799-4100 ext. 1623 or [email protected].