(Photo courtesy Fillmore PD)
Updated--The authorities have released the name of the pedestrian who was struck and killed by a vehicle in Fillmore early Thursday morning.
It happened around 6:08 AM on westbound 126 (aka Ventura Street) at A Street in Fillmore.
They say 66-year-old Pedro Garcia of Fillmore was walking in the right lane of westbound 126 near A Street when he was hit by a westbound pickup truck.
Garcia was taken to VCMC where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the pickup, a Castaic man, stayed at the scene and cooperated with investigators.
Westbound 126 was shut down for several hours following the incident.