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Pedestrian struck, killed while trying to cross 57 Freeway in Fullerton

Law enforcement officials investigate the scene of a fatal car crash on the 57 Freeway in Fullerton on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014.

January 30, 2014 12:00:00 AM PST
An investigation is underway in Fullerton after a man trying to cross the 57 Freeway on foot was struck and killed.

California Highway Patrol officers say they got a call shortly after 11:30 p.m. Wednesday about a driver who crashed his truck.

That driver got out of the truck and attempted to cross the northbound lanes of the 57 on foot just south of Imperial Highway. That's when authorities say the man was hit by another vehicle and killed.

If you have any information about this incident, you're urged to call the California Highway Patrol's Santa Ana Office at (714) 567- 6000.