A pedestrian died after being struck by an on-duty CHP motorcycle officer in Long Beach Sunday morning, authorities said.
The crash happened on Del Amo Boulevard near Cherry Avenue around 5 a.m., authorities said.
The officer, identified by CHP as Alfredo Gutierrez of Lakewood, was driving on Del Amo Boulevard when he hit the pedestrian who was in the road, police said.
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The pedestrian, identified by CHP as Cezanine Mount of Long Beach, died at the scene. The officer was taken to the hospital for injuries, according to police.