A crossing guard died Tuesday afternoon after he was struck by a vehicle in Monterey Park, authorities said.
The man -- whose name was not released -- was hit by a convertible at the intersection of South Garfield Avenue and Elmgate Street, said California Highway Patrol Officer Patrick Kimball. He died at the scene.
The accident occurred about 3:45 p.m., the CHP said. It was unclear if the man was in a crosswalk.
The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators, according to the Monterey Park Police Department.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.