LOS ANGELES – The California Highway Patrol was investigating the early morning discovery of a body in the slow lane of the southbound Harbor (110) Freeway near Exposition Park. This is the second body found on a Los Angeles freeway in the last two days.
The body was reported at 2:23 a.m. at the Exposition Boulevard exit, said CHP Officer Stephan Brandt.
It appeared multiple vehicles had run over the person, Brandt said. Witnesses reported seeing a vehicle nearby, he said.
A SigAlert was issued at 2:40 a.m. shutting down all southbound lanes in the area for the investigation. Traffic was diverted at the Santa Monica (10) Freeway.
The police have not publicly revealed any connection between the two deaths.
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