A contract worker for Caltrans is in the hospital after being struck by a suspected drunk driver early Thursday. It happened just before 5:30am at Sepulveda and Imperial Hwy.
While the worker was finishing up his shift and picking up cones, he was hit by a white Ford F-150 pickup truck. The driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI.
The victim was taken to the hospital with a variety of injuries including broken bones.
Sepulveda at Imperial Hwy was closed for the morning commute.