HUNTINGTON PARK (CBSLA.com) — A person was killed early Friday morning in a collision between a U.S. Postal Service semi-truck and a sedan.
The accident happened just after 2 a.m. near the intersection of Slauson Avenue and Alameda Street in Huntington Park, police said.READ MORE: LAUSD Denounces Fake Twitter Account Impersonating Superintendent Austin Beutner
The driver of the sedan was speeding while traveling eastbound on Slauson Avenue when he crossed over the double-yellow line and collided with the truck head on.READ MORE: Magic Mountain’s COVID Vaccine Site Closes, Replaced By 2 New Sites in Palmdale, Santa Clarita
The driver was pronounced dead at the scene, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.MORE NEWS: NASA Helicopter Lifts Off On Mars, Makes History With First Ever Flight On Another Planet
The USPS driver was not injured.