Authorities are searching for a driver who struck and killed a Caltrans contract worker on the 110 Freeway in downtown Los Angeles just after midnight Wednesday.
The 48-year-old worker was on the roadway setting up to close a lane near 3rd Street when he was struck by a passing vehicle heading south, according to a statement issued by the California Highway Patrol. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
All lanes OPEN SB State Route 110 at 3rd St. https://t.co/jdI3ETRA0A
— Caltrans District 7 (@CaltransDist7) October 21, 2020
The dead man’s name is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin, officials said. He was a resident of Fallbrook.
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