Man Struck and Killed on 405 Freeway in Carson

Lanes were closed on the southbound 405 Freeway in Carson for hours during the crash investigation.

A view of the 405 Freeway Wednesday Jan. 5, 2022.

A man was struck and killed early Wednesday on the 405 Freeway in Carson.

The man was struck by a car at about 4:40 a.m. on the southbound freeway near Vermont Avenue. He died at the scene, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Details about the crash and the man's identity were not immediately available.

A SigAlert was issued for the closure of the numbers one, two, three, four and HOV lanes of the southbound freeway while an investigation was conducted. All lanes were reopened by about 8:30 a.m., according to Caltrans.

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