Pedestrian Crossing Street Fatally Struck By Car in La Habra, CA
A man crossing the street in the early morning hours of November 29 was fatally struck by a pickup truck at the busy intersection of La Habra Boulevard near Harbor Boulevard in La Habra, California.
At approximately 5:30 a.m., Los Angeles County Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene to find an unidentified man lying in the street with major injuries. La Habra police provided a written statement regarding the incident:
“[LACFD] paramedics responded to the area and attempted to render aid to the pedestrian. Unfortunately, the male pedestrian was pronounced deceased at the scene of the traffic collision. The male pedestrian’s identity has not been released and is pending the Coroner’s notification. The other involved motorist [driver] did not sustain any injuries from the collision.”
The cause of the accident remains under investigation, according to La Habra police officials. The driver of the pickup truck remained at the scene of the accident and cooperated with authorities.
Investigators have asked that any witnesses who may have seen the accident come forward. Witnesses are encouraged to contact the La Habra Police Department at (562) 905-9750.