A pedestrian was struck and killed on the southbound 5 Freeway in Laguna Hills early Tuesday, May 19.
The fatal pedestrian accident occurred near the Alicia Parkway exit just after midnight.
Many of the details of what happened have not yet been released, but the California Highway Patrol (CHP) did interview the driver of a Toyota Camry as well as the driver of a big rig.
The age, gender and name of the victim have not yet been disclosed, but will be updated here once they have been.
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