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Pedestrian hit by multiple cars while crossing 710 Freeway, police say


According to the police, an adult woman was killed Tuesday night while she tried to cross the northbound lanes of the 710 Freeway under the 6th Street connector.


Details:

Police were dispatched at 3:00 a.m. to the area of 710 Freeway and Pico Avenue in regards to a possible dead body. When the officers reported to the scene, they found a dead body of an adult female, who investigators say was struck by a car, followed by multiple cars subsequently hitting the victim.

  • Officers on the scene did not find any potential involved vehicles or drivers.

  • Police say, surveillance video of the area does show a woman who matches the victim's likeness walking across the 710 Freeway one hour before the first 911 call.

  • The reason why the victim was in the area at that time is unknown.