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Pomona resident identified as man fatally struck in Compton crash

First responders found the man beneath a Honda sedan along the right shoulder of the 710 Freeway, just north of Alondra Boulevard, on Saturday, officials said.

Authorities identified a 57-year-old Pomona man Wednesday, April 29, who was fatally struck by a car on the Long Beach (710) Freeway in Compton over the weekend.

Stewart Gonzales was injured about 8:35 p.m. Saturday on the southbound freeway, just north of Alondra Boulevard, and died at the scene, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office and the California Highway Patrol.

Responding officers found Gonzales beneath a Honda sedan along the right shoulder of the freeway, according to CHP Officer B. DePaz.

The motorist, whose name was not released, remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation, authorities said. Anyone with information on the case was urged to call the CHP East Los Angeles Area office at 323-980-4600.