County authorities Friday identified a pedestrian who was fatally struck by a vehicle in Gardena.
Evelina Rodriguez Solis, 79, was the victim of the crash that closed several blocks around the scene, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office.
The crash was reported at 6:17 p.m. Saturday at Vermont Avenue and West 149th Street, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Paramedics took Solis to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
Her city of residency was not released.