Saturday afternoon, 15 Jan, a worker at
the Port of Long Beach was struck by a vehicle and killed, the port confirmed
to local media.
The victim was declared deceased at the
adult male worker was struck near the Total Terminals International container
terminal in Long Beach at about 1345 hours Saturday, according to the Long
Beach Police Department. The victim was declared deceased at the scene. An
investigation into the circumstances is under way.
type of vehicle and the nature of the accident were not disclosed, and no
further details were immediately available from the port or the terminal