Man struck, killed by vehicle on 6th Street Bridge in Los Angeles

A violent hit-and-run left a person dead on the 6th Street Bridge early Saturday morning, authorities confirmed.

According to a Los Angeles Police Department Spokesperson, the collision occurred around 2:30 a.m. and involved a pedestrian who was crossing the bridge when he was hit.

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First responders rushed to the bridge to render medical aid to the victim, however he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. He was described as a 32-year-old Hispanic man, the LAPD spokesperson said.

  • A violent hit-and-run left a person dead on the 6th Street Bridge early Saturday morning, authorities confirmed. (RMGNews)
    A violent hit-and-run left a person dead on the 6th Street Bridge early Saturday morning, authorities confirmed. (RMGNews)
  • A violent hit-and-run left a person dead on the 6th Street Bridge early Saturday morning, authorities confirmed. (RMGNews)
    A violent hit-and-run left a person dead on the 6th Street Bridge early Saturday morning, authorities confirmed. (RMGNews)
  • A violent hit-and-run left a person dead on the 6th Street Bridge early Saturday morning, authorities confirmed. (RMGNews)
    A violent hit-and-run left a person dead on the 6th Street Bridge early Saturday morning, authorities confirmed. (RMGNews)

Video footage obtained by KTLA shows the victim underneath a white sheet on the side of the roadway as authorities shut down part of the bridge for their investigation.

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No description of a suspect or a vehicle was immediately made available, and it is not known if the victim was homeless.

Alexis Lewis contributed to this report.

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