WEST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a vehicle Sunday evening in West Los Angeles, near Beverly Hills, authorities said.

The accident happened just after 8:30 p.m. in the 1100 block of S. Robertson Boulevard, between Olympic and Pico Boulevards.

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The pedestrian was declared dead at the scene. The age and gender of the victim was not disclosed.

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Robertson was closed for hours during the investigation into the cause of the accident.

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Desmond Shaw in Sky 9 noted the violent nature of the impact observing the windshield and hood showed extensive damage.