LONG BEACH, Calif. --An intersection in Long Beach was shut down as police officers investigated after how a big rig hit and killed a pedestrian early Monday morning.The victim, identified as a man in his 40s, was hit at Santa Fe Avenue and Wardlow Road. He was declared dead at the scene.
The cause of the accident has not yet been determined. The victim's name has been withheld, pending notification of next of kin.
City News Service contributed to this story.