SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car in Sacramento’s Fruitridge neighborhood early Monday morning.

The incident happened a little after 5 a.m. near Fruitridge Road and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

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Exactly what led up to the accident is unclear.

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No details about the person who was struck and killed have been released at this point.

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The intersection was blocked for about an hour during the investigation. It has since been cleared.