By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Officers are investigating after a person was struck and killed by a car in Sacramento early Friday morning.

The incident happened around 3 a.m. along N. 12th Street, between B Street and Sunbeam Avenue.

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Exactly what led up to the person being struck is unclear, but the driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

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No information about the person struck has been released, but officers confirmed that he died from his injuries. Witnesses say it was a man that was struck.

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N. 12th Street was closed through much of the early morning hours.