The woman who was fatally struck by a vehicle in Laguna Beach has been identified as Xueyuan Zhang, 39.
At around 2:47 a.m., the incident occurred on Pacific Coast Highway.
The crash took place on Saturday, January 28th.
Zhang was found lying outside of a nearby crosswalk and sadly died at the scene.
The involved driver was fully cooperative with authorities at the scene.
An active investigation remains underway.
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