CERRITOS (CBSLA.com) — A male pedestrian was struck and seriously injured while running across the 605 Freeway in Cerritos Sunday.
A California Highway Patrol officer told City News Service the incident occurred on the north side of the freeway just north of the 91 Freeway at approximately 8:30 p.m.READ MORE: Fairfax District Apartment Building On Lockdown As Police Search For Suspect Wanted For Assault With Deadly Weapon
According to CHP spokesperson Alex Rubio, the man ran across all lanes before he was hit by a vehicle traveling in the carpool lane.
The pedestrian has been taken to a local hospital.READ MORE: Cessna Citation 680 Makes Emergency Landing At Riverside Airport After Windshield Breaks
His identity has not yet been released.
It’s unclear why the man was walking on a busy freeway.MORE NEWS: Chargers To Open Season Against Washington; Face Cowboys In Home Opener
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