LOS ANGELES (FOX 11) - A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and killed Thursday on the eastbound 10 Freeway west of downtown Los Angeles.
The crash was reported at 4:18 a.m. near Western Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Information was not immediately available on the identity or gender of the fatally injured person.
Three eastbound lanes were blocked while an investigation was conducted. Motorists were advised to seek alternate routes.
Avoid the I-10 E/B (Santa Monica Freeway) at Western Ave due to a Fatality Investigation. Eastbound traffic east of Normandie Ave is clear please use alternate routes. #rubberneckingontheW/Biscausingbackup pic.twitter.com/qk26CycnUK— CHP Central LA (@CHPCentralLA) May 30, 2019
CNS contributed to this report.