LOS ALAMITOS (CBSLA) — A homeless person was killed Thursday after being struck by a car leading police on a pursuit in Los Alamitos.

Cypress police gave chase at about midnight after trying to stop the car, which was suspected of being involved in a hit-and-run.

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The homeless person was sleeping outside the pharmacy when suspect hit the transient, then crashed into C&H Pharmacy on Katella Avenue.

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The driver and the passenger were arrested. The identity of the transient has not been released.

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The intersection of Katella Avenue and Bloomfield Street were closed for the fatal crash investigation.