Pedestrian on 10 Freeway dies after being struck by vehicle
The man had walked into westbound lanes of traffic near the Crenshaw Boulevard exit for unknown reasons, said CHP Officer Chris Baldonado.
He was struck at about 4:30 a.m., and traffic was blocked for a few hours while officials investigated the scene.
The westbound freeway reopened a couple of hours later.
[Updated, 3:04 p.m.: The pedestrian was a 45-year-old woman, the coroner's department said. Officials withheld her name pending the notification of her family.]
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Map: Approximate location of fatal crash. Credit: Google