A tow truck driver who had stopped to help a stranded driver was struck and killed by another vehicle.
Faapuna Manu had stopped his truck on I-405 near Orange Ave. in Long Beach at about 2 a.m. Sunday, the California Highway Patrol said in its report on the collision.
He was standing next to his truck inflating a spare tire for the people inside a disabled 2005 Mercedes-Benz when he was hit.
Raymond Burley, the driver of the 2005 Toyota that police say hit Manu, was hospitalized with moderate injuries, according to the report.
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Burley, 26, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, the report said.