5 Freeway

Pedestrian Hit by Vehicle and Killed on 5 Freeway in La Mirada Area

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and killed on the northbound 5 Freeway around 5 a.m.

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and killed Wednesday on the northbound Santa Ana (5) Freeway in the La Mirada area, authorities said.

The man was injured about 5 a.m. near Valley View Avenue and died at the scene, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Information on the identity of the fatally injured man was not immediately available.

Two northbound lanes were blocked while an investigation was conducted into the circumstances of the death.

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