UPDATE JULY 31:
The Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office has released the name of the fatal accident victim.
Valerie Lovio-Gonzales, 59, from Rosemead was pronounced dead at the scene at the vehicle accident that occurred on Thursday on the eastbound Foothill (210) freeway near the Sunland Avenue exit.
Traffic is slowed on the Foothill 210 freeway eastbound near the Sunland Avenue exit as the California Highway Patrol investigates a fatal accident. According to a witness, a vehicle struck the back of a big rig parked on the right shoulder of the freeway. As this is an ongoing investigation, there is no more information available at this time. Check back with CVWeekly.com for more on this story as it develops.