Richard Jeans Jr., 73, was killed in a Huntington Beach car accident after a car struck him in an unmarked crosswalk. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, Jeans was riding his mobility scooter on Beach Boulevard the night of November 19, 2016 at the intersection of Taylor Drive in an unmarked crosswalk when a Mazda Protégé traveling north struck him.
When police arrived, they found Jean critically injured and lying in the roadway next to his scooter. No arrests or citations were reported. Police do not believe alcohol or drugs were factors in this collision. Anyone with information is asked to contact Huntington Beach police at 714-536-5666 or 714-960-8825. The investigation is ongoing.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family members and friends of Richard Jeans Jr. for their tragic and heartbreaking loss. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. Continue reading →