ROCKLIN (CBS13) – Police are investigating one of their own after a woman was struck by a car early Friday morning.
The incident happened on Rocklin Road, away from eastbound Interstate 80 towards Granite Drive.READ MORE: Sacramento Neighborhood Gets New 20-Foot Tall Mural
California Highway Patrol says an off-duty Rocklin Police Officer was behind the wheel of a regular-colored sedan, not a patrol car, when the woman was hit.READ MORE: Stockton School Employees Rescue Family From House Fire
The officer did not leave the scene of the accident.
The woman was taken to the hospital, but she later died from her injuries.MORE NEWS: Elderly Oak Park Homeowner Gets Possession of Property Back After Demolition; Community Support Flows In For Rebuild
Investigators are currently interviewing the officer.