FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # 020414
Beach Maintenance Incident
At approximately 9:00 AM today, a beach maintenance crew member conducting routine trash collection operations in a small truck struck an individual on the beach between 54th and 55th place. The individual was reportedly lying on the ground when he was struck. The Fire Department responded and transported the man to the hospital where he is undergoing care. The City of Long Beach has opened an investigation to determine the facts of the incident. No further information about this incident is available at this time.