The Orange County Coroner's office has identified the 52-year-old pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle in Lake Forest before dawn today.
Miramin Nazari of Lake Forest was killed near the intersection of Bake Parkway and Dimension Drive at 5:18 a.m., said Orange County Sheriff's Department Lt. Steve Gil.
The driver of a Toyota Tacoma, who remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators, was eastbound when the man was struck, according to Orange County sheriff's Lt. Jeff Hallock.
A big rig driver who happened on the scene helped block traffic until authorities arrived.
--City News Service