ACTON – Authorities have identified the man who died Sunday after he was struck by a vehicle on the Antelope Valley (14) Freeway in the Acton area.
He was 19-year-old Juan Hernandez Miranda of Newhall, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.
The fatal collision happened around 4:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 15, on the southbound Antelope Valley (14) Freeway at Escondido Canyon Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Witnesses told the CHP that a male who was on the freeway was struck by a vehicle, according to the CHP.
It was unclear why the man was on the freeway.