By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – One person is dead after being hit by a vehicle near a South Sacramento intersection on Wednesday, police said.

According to the Sacramento Police Department, the collision happened just after 3:30 p.m. in the area of Stockton Boulevard and Lawrence Drive, just north of the Stockton Boulevard and Fruitridge Road intersection.

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The pedestrian was taken to the hospital for major injuries and was later pronounced dead. The driver also suffered injuries in the collision but is expected to recover.

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The identity of the deceased has not yet been released.

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The circumstances of the collision also remain under investigation. Sacramento police said detectives were still processing the scene at around 9:30 p.m.