Norwalk, California (September 29, 2019) – A man was killed in a pedestrian accident as he helped a stalled teenage driver in Cerritos early Sunday morning.

According to a local news source, the fatal collision occurred at about 12:10 a.m. on 91 Freeway near Bloomfield Avenue.

34-year-old Miguel Gutierrez Fabian is reported to have stopped at the scene to assist a driver who had run out of gas when he was struck by a passing work truck.

Fabian, a resident of Norwalk, died at the scene of the accident.

No injuries were reported in the collision.

The truck is reported to have fled the scene after hitting the pedestrian.

No further information was provided.

An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is ongoing.