An example of traffic bollards, or barriers, separating roadway and pedestrian areas. Photo from Pixabay.
An example of traffic bollards, or barriers, separating roadway and pedestrian areas. Photo from Pixabay.

A pedestrian was struck by two vehicles and killed Tuesday morning on a connector road from the Harbor (110) Freeway in downtown Los Angeles.

The crash was reported at 5:16 a.m. on the connector from the northbound freeway around West Third Street, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Steven Pendley, 50, died at the scene, according to the Los Angeles County coroner’s office and the CHP. His city of residence was not known.

According to the CHP’s preliminary investigation, the man ran from the right shoulder to the center divider wall and was hit by an unknown vehicle and a bobtail truck. The truck driver remained at the scene and was interviewed by officers.

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