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.READ MORE: Angelenos Make Plans For Mother's Day During The First Weekend The County Is In The Yellow Tier
The homeless person was sleeping outside the pharmacy when suspect hit the transient, then crashed into C&H Pharmacy on Katella Avenue.READ MORE: LAPD Trying To Break Up Cypress Park Party Between The 5 And 10 Freeways
The driver and the passenger were arrested. The identity of the transient has not been released.MORE NEWS: Venice High School Unable To Use Its New Multimillion Dollar Stadium Due To A Dispute With A Neighbor
The intersection of Katella Avenue and Bloomfield Street were closed for the fatal crash investigation.