LAKE BALBOA (CBSLA.com) — A pedestrian was fatally struck by two hit-and-run drivers in Lake Balboa Friday evening.

The accident occurred at Victory Boulevard and Blewett Avenue, said authorities.

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Stu Mundel said LAPD and homicide detectives were both on scene investigating the accident.

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As of 11 p.m., the coroner was en route.

Mundel also reported that the LAPD was urging witnesses to the accident to come forward.

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During the investigation, Victory Boulevard was closed between Woodley and Haskell.