STANTON, CALIFORNIA (August 15, 2017) – 63-year-old Arnold Pierce was struck and killed while in a wheelchair on Beach Boulevard Tuesday afternoon, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident occurred at approximately 2:47 p.m. at the intersection of Beach Boulevard and Chapman Avenue. A Nissan Murano and a gold Acura sedan collided for reasons unknown while traveling southbound on Beach Boulevard.
The impact caused the Acura to veer onto the sidewalk and hit Pierce. The Acura then traveled over the sidewalk and struck a ow of parked vehicles.
Pierce was transported to UCI Medical Center in Orange where he later succumbed to his injuries.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause and liability of the deadly collision.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends of Mr. Pierceas they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from West Alliance Injury Lawyers. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”