A taxi driver struck and killed a woman standing on the roadway Friday morning.
The driver was exiting southbound I-5 on Richards Boulevard about 5:14 a.m. when he hit a 36-year-old woman reportedly standing on the roadway, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The woman was taken to UC Davis Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead. Her name was not released.
The driver, who works for Dave Metropolitan Sacramento Cab Co., is not being charged. Police said drugs and alcohol were not involved.
According to CHP, the woman came in contact with Sacramento Police twice early Friday.
CHP is looking for witnesses. Anyone with information may call the California Highway Patrol communications office at 916-321-1107.