By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A 6-year-old boy was struck and killed by a car in South Los Angeles Monday morning.

Aug. 2, 2021. (CBSLA)

The collision occurred sometime before noon in the area of East 87th Street and Firestone Boulevard in the Florence-Graham neighborhood.

The boy was rushed to a hospital where he died, California Highway Patrol reports. He was not immediately identified.

The circumstances of the crash were unclear. It did not appear to be a hit-and-run situation, CHP said.