Anaheim: Pedestrian Running Across Freeway Killed

01.25.2022 | 10:09 PM | ANAHEIM – A pedestrian was struck and killed while reportedly running in lanes on a freeway, Tuesday night.

Callers reported a female pedestrian running across lanes of the westbound SR-91 Freeway, just east of the SR-57 Freeway transition road, was struck by a vehicle around 10:09 PM.

When authorities arrived on scene they located a pedestrian down in lanes and pronounced them deceased on scene. Their identity was not immediately released and it is unclear why they were on the freeway.

Several vehicles, including a black 2012 Nissan Quest, stopped at the scene of the crash. The Nissan appeared to  have struck the pedestrian, however the involvement of the other vehicles was not immediately known.

All eastbound lanes of the SR-91 Freeway transition road to the SR-57 Freeway were closed until further notice while the incident was being investigated.

Anyone with information regarding the crash is urged to contact the California Highway Patrol’s Santa Ana office by calling (714) 567-6000.

Anonymous tips can be submitted through the Orange County Crime Stoppers by calling (855) TIP-OCCS or by visiting their website at

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