Bellflower Blvd. near Cal State Long Beach was shut down for several hours Monday afternoon after a woman was struck by a car while trying to cross the street. 

The incident occurred at around 2:00PM when the victim attempted to cross Bellflower Blvd. at Beach Drive and was struck by a vehicle driving southbound on Bellflower, according to Nancy Pratt of the Long Beach Police Department.

“The victim was transported to a local hospital and is listed in critical condition,” said Pratt. The victim is only being identified as a female. It is unclear if she was a CSULB student. 

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and the investion remains ongoing. 

Anyone with information regarding the collision is asked to contact the Accident Investigations Detail at (562) 570-7355. Anonymous tips may be submitted by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or visiting

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