A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Thursday morning on state Route 52 in the University City area.
The accident occurred shortly before 4:30 a.m. on eastbound state Route 52 near Genesee Avenue, California Highway Patrol Officer Tommy Doerr said.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene, Doerr said.
No details about the victim or the vehicle that struck the victim were immediately available.
A SigAlert was issued around 4:45 a.m. shutting down all eastbound lanes of Route 52 at Genesee Avenue.
CHP officers were investigating the circumstances leading up to the crash.
— City News Service
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