GARDENA (CBSLA) — Authorities on Sunday were investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision in Gardena involving a pedestrian.
The hit-and-run crash was reported just before 10 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Western Avenue and 132nd Street.READ MORE: Off-Duty Delta Flight Attendant Becomes Unruly, Forcing Plane From LA To Atlanta To Land In Oklahoma City
When authorities arrived on scene, they located a pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle that left the scene.READ MORE: Woman, 30, Suffering From Depression Goes Missing In Canyon Country
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
The suspect vehicle was described as a light-colored van.MORE NEWS: Person Struck And Killed By Amtrak Train In North Hollywood
An investigation was underway.