Authorities today identified a woman who was struck and killed by an unknown vehicle and a semi tractor without a trailer on the 710 Freeway in Long Beach.
The crash was reported just before 3 a.m. Monday on the southbound 710 Freeway just north of the 405 Freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Maria Solano of Long Beach, 43, died at the scene, according to theLos Angeles County coroner’s office and the CHP.
A witness told the CHP the woman ran into traffic after her vehicle became disabled from a previous collision.
Support our journalism.
Hyperlocal news is an essential force in our democracy, but it costs money to keep an organization like this one alive, and we can’t rely on advertiser support alone. That’s why we’re asking readers like you to support our independent, fact-based journalism. We know you like it—that’s why you’re here. Help us keep hyperlocal news alive in Long Beach.