RANCHO CORDOVA (CBS13) – A pedestrian who was hit by a light rail train in Rancho Cordova has died.

The incident happened 7:17 a.m. Tuesday as the train was approaching the Zinfandel Station, according to Sacramento Police Department spokesperson Norm Leong. He was taken to the hospital where he later died.

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The pedestrian is described as a man in his 40s. His identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

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Police are investigating the circumstances that led up to the incident.

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Meantime, rail service has been fully restored at the station.