A person struck by an SUV while crossing Beach Boulevard in Huntington Beach died Monday, Nov. 30.
The collision happened in southbound lanes of Beach, north of York Avenue at about 6:12 p.m., Huntington Beach Police said in a news release. Preliminary investigation suggests the pedestrian was headed west and outside of a crosswalk when a white Mitsubishi Outlander collided with him.
He was taken to UCI Medical Center, where he was later died of his injuries. Coroner’s officials were working to determine his identity Monday evening, although police described him as a “…transient, known to Huntington Beach,” in a news release.
The SUV that struck him was driven by a 59-year-old woman from Corona del Mar, police said. She waited at the site of the crash for investigators, who do not believe alcohol or drugs were involved.
Source: Orange County Register