Commerce Man Struck On 5-Freeway

By City News Service

A man fatally struck by a vehicle while walking along the northbound Santa Ana (5) Freeway in Commerce was identified Wednesday as a 27-year-old local man.

Branden Michael Caballero of Commerce was fatally struck about 3:45 a.m. Tuesday near the East Slauson Avenue exit, according to the California Highway Patrol and a coroner’s spokesman.

Los Angeles County paramedics declared Caballero dead at the scene. A CHP officer said she did not know why Caballero was walking along the freeway.

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August 8, 2013  Copyright © 2012 Eastern Group Publications, Inc.


4 Responses to “Commerce Man Struck On 5-Freeway”

  1. stephanie Gaona on August 9th, 2013 11:35 am

    May you rest in peace Branden always loved and never forgotten

  2. BUI on August 13th, 2013 11:10 am


  3. Alejandra martinez on August 15th, 2013 7:11 pm

    May you rest in paradise Branden! Our condolences to his fam. God bless you guys <3

  4. Alejandra martinez on August 16th, 2013 12:18 am

    May you rest in paradise Branden! 🙁 my condolences to the family! May God bless u Joan, Paul, and <3

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