SANTA CLARITA – A bear was killed early Monday morning on the Antelope Valley (14) freeway after being struck by a car, according to reports by the California Highway Patrol.
The crash was reported around 5:10 a.m. Monday, June 19, on the 14 freeway at Soledad Canyon Road in the Santa Clarita area.
ABC7 reported two cars struck the animal, which appeared to be a cub, but the CHP was not able to confirm those details.
According to the CHP, the person who reported the crash was the same person whose vehicle struck the animal.
No additional information was immediately available.
Editor’s note: We’ll update this story when/if more details become available.