Huntington Beach

Pedestrian dies after he’s hit by truck

A MAN died after he was hit by a truck while he was walking in Huntington Beach Thursday morning.

A man died Thursday morning after being struck by a truck while walking along a street in Huntington Beach. According to Sgt. Julio Mendez, of the HBPD’s traffic unit, the incident was reported at 5:33 a.m. in the area of Pacific Coast Highway north of Seapointe Street.

The man was identified only as a male, 40 to 50 years of age.

Police believe the vehicle, a white Chevrolet Silverado, was traveling north on PCH when it struck the pedestrian, who appeared to be walking in the northbound lanes of traffic.

The motorist, a 56-year-old resident of Huntington Beach, stayed at the scene and cooperated with police. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact HBPD Accident Investigator Joshua Page at (714) 536-5670 or Investigator Mark Van Meter at (714) 536-5666.

During non-business hours or on weekends, call (714) 960-8825.

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