Stewart Gonzales has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian collision that occurred on April 25 in Compton. Mr. Gonzales, a 57-year-old Pomona resident, reportedly was struck by on the 710 Freeway (Long Beach Freeway) prior to 8:40 p.m. by a vehicle described as a Honda sedan under circumstances that have not been described. The man became wedged under the car. First responders were able to remove the man but he nevertheless died at scene from his injuries. The drive of the Honda reportedly stopped at the scene of the accident and cooperated with authorities. An investigation into the tragic collision is ongoing.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

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