Driver killed after being ejected in crash along 91 Freeway in Cerritos

According to authorities, the driver involved hit the center divider along the eastbound lanes of the 91 and was ejected.
CERRITOS, Calif. (KABC) -- One person was killed in a multi-vehicle crash along the 91 Freeway in Cerritos.

It happened just before 4:30 a.m. Friday at Shoemaker Boulevard.

According to authorities, the driver hit the center divider along the eastbound lanes of the 91 and was ejected.

That's when a semi-truck hit the car.

The California Highway Patrol says the driver was pronounced dead on the scene.

As of 6 a.m., the eastbound lanes of the freeway were shut down.

Motorists are urged to take an alternate route as authorities continue their investigation.

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