Edward Thorp has been identified by authorities as the victim in a Long Beach motorcycle collision that occurred on December 13. Mr. Thorp was driving his motorcycle on Ocean Boulevard in Long Beach at approximately 8:00 in the evening. Police say that he was driving at a very high rate of speed and rear-ended a 2008 Acura, resulting in his death. The driver of the Acura remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities, according to the Long Beach Police. The incident is currently under investigation. Mr. Thorpe was 58.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

When individuals are harmed or killed in traffic accidents and another party is at fault, full compensation is not always granted, despite the circumstances. Skilled legal representation from a motorcycle accident attorney is typically a must in these situations. Legal Defenders at the Law Offices of Burg and Brock has helped countless families and individuals obtain the compensation they need to deal with expenses and move on with their lives. To learn more, call us today at (818) 405-9091.