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Man Fatally Injured After Jumping out of Car on 210 Freeway

A 39-year-old Azusa man jumped out of a car he was riding in on the 210 Freeway Saturday night, according to the CHP. His reasons for jumping are unknown.

Man Fatally Injured After Jumping out of Car on 210 Freeway

A 39-year-old man who jumped out of a car on the westbound Foothill (210) Freeway in Irwindale was fatally injured, a California Highway Patrol officer said today.

Mark Anthony Munoz of Azusa was found fatally injured in the No. 3 lane,
west of Irwindale Avenue, shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday, according to the
CHP.

Munoz was a passenger in a 2007 Toyota Yaris driven by his 62-year-old
mother when, for unknown reasons, opened the passenger door and jumped out,
according to a CHP statement.

As he hit the pavement, Munoz was struck by a 2002 Honda Accord. The
driver of that car pulled over on the shoulder and was interviewed by the CHP.

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