Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Several Cars near 22 Freeway
SANTA ANA, CA (December 31, 2018) – A person was found dead early Monday morning following a pedestrian crash on 5 Freeway. The identity of the victim is being withheld, pending notification of next of kin.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened near 22 Freeway, at about 1:00 AM. Due to unknown circumstances, a person was struck by several vehicles in the number 2 lane.
The victim suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency responders. No other injuries were reported by the authorities.
Witnesses stated that the victim had jumped from the 22 Freeway onto the 5. An investigation is ongoing to verify the claim and to identify other possible contributing factors. Additional information will be released to the public once it becomes available.
Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the deceased victim. We wish them strength and comfort during this challenging time. May the departed rest in peace.
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