By CBSLA Staff

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.

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When authorities arrived on scene, they located a pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle that left the scene.

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The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The suspect vehicle was described as a light-colored van.

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An investigation was underway.