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Castaic: Around 11:55 p.m. Monday, June 7, 2021, a silver Nissan Altima struck and killed a black bear in the center divider of the Southbound I-5 Freeway at Cherry Canyon. The bear was possibly walking in the #1 lane when it was struck and killed by the passing motorist. 

California Highway Patrol responded, along with a tow truck for the vehicle involved. Cal-Trans was requested to the location to remove the bear from the center divider. The driver of the severely damaged vehicle was uninjured in the collision.

Andrew Gonzalez Photojournalist, Key News Network