Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Vehicle on 5 Freeway
LOCATION: Santa Ana
DATE OF COLLISION: Saturday, December 8th
December 9, 2018 – A fatal pedestrian accident occurred Saturday evening on the Interstate 5 Freeway, according to the Orange County Register.
As per the article, an unidentified man walking on the off-ramp when he was struck by a vehicle on the southbound side of the freeway near Main Street.
Deadly Pedestrian Accident Saturday in Santa Ana
Shortly after 9:27 p.m., emergency teams arrived at the location and immediately rendered aid to the pedestrian. Paramedics affirmed the man died as a result of the collision, but it was not immediately clear whether the victim died at the scene or at a hospital.
Meanwhile, no information has been yet released on the motorist involved in the deadly accident.
The investigators handling the case continue to work to determine exactly what happened here and why.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the deceased as they search for peace and comfort.