By CBSLA Staff

SOUTH GATE (CBSLA) – A pedestrian was killed Sunday on the Long Beach (710) Freeway.

The crash happened around 7:49 p.m. at the Florence Ave off ramp.

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The person was walking and running across the lanes of the freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Traffic came to a standstill on the southbound side of the freeway near Florence Ave, where the body was found.

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Authorities are still investigating how or why the person got on the freeway.

No information on the person has been released.


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