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.READ MORE: 45 Structures Now Destroyed As Dixie Fire Grows To 244,888 Acres
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.READ MORE: Man Arrested For Starting Fire Near Thermalito in Butte County
The identity of the deceased has not yet been released.MORE NEWS: 'It Meant The World To Me': Oakdale Officer Thanks Citizens Who Helped Him After Hit-And-Run
The circumstances of the collision also remain under investigation. Sacramento police said detectives were still processing the scene at around 9:30 p.m.