Southbound lanes will shut down overnight in the East Los Angeles, Commerce and Vernon areas, according to Caltrans.
The crash happened around 11 a.m. and sent five ambulances rushing to the scene near Willow Street.
The person was reported on a guardrail around 6:30 a.m., prompting authorities to shut down two transition roads, according to the CHP.
The CHP warned that the transition road from the northbound 710 Freeway to the southbound 405 Freeway could be closed for hours.
The 710 Freeway expansion has many consequences—and most of them aren’t even directly connected to the build-out.
A multi-car crash briefly shut down all lanes of the northbound 710 Freeway near Del Amo Boulevard in Long Beach early Wednesday morning.
Authorities today identified a man who was struck by a car and killed while walking on the 710 Freeway with another man, who was also struck by the vehicle but survived.
The plan to widen the 710 Freeway will likely take another step forward when the full Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board (Metro) votes Thursday morning.
Part of the Long Beach (710) Freeway was shut down Sunday evening when a man in his 30s threatened to jump off an overpass before he eventually surrendered to law enforcement.
An overturned truck forced the closure of the road connecting the northbound Long Beach (710) Freeway to the westbound Artesia (91) Freeway around 10:45AM this morning in North Long Beach, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP).