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Suicidal woman killed after walking onto 5 North

April 4, 2011 12:21:05 AM PDT
All lanes of the northbound 5 Freeway were shut down for hours in Anaheim due to police activity during the Monday morning commute.

Authorities responded to the scene at about 6 a.m. and forced traffic off the freeway at Lincoln Avenue.

According to police, a suicidal woman walked onto the freeway and was struck by several cars. Her name has not been released.

California Highway Patrol Officer Denise Quesada said two of the six northbound lanes were reopened just after 9 a.m.