A motorist was killed early Sunday in a two-vehicle wreck on the South Freeway, police said.
The driver, whom authorities did not identify, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The wreck was reported just before 3 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the 1700 block of the South Freeway.
A 2003 Toyota Matrix had just pulled into traffic out of a safety zone when it was hit by a pickup driven by the victim, police said. The pickup struck the back of the Toyota, police said.
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On impact, the pickup rolled onto its left side and the victim was thrown partway through the driver’s window, police said.
No other injuries were reported.