BUENA PARK (CBSLA.com) — A pedestrian was struck and killed Wednesday in Orange County.

The accident was reported at 2:28 a.m. in the 6800 block S. Knott Avenue, just north of Orangethorpe Avenue, in Buena Park, police said.

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According to authorities, a man involved in a single-car crash got out of his vehicle near the center divider and was hit by a commercial truck traveling southbound.

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The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger in the disabled vehicle suffered minor injuries.

The truck driver stopped at the scene and will likely not face charges, police said.

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The accident happened in front of Buena Park Junior High School.