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Coroner identifies Sacramento pedestrian killed on I-5

A man who was killed when struck by two cars on Interstate 5 in Sacramento has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office.

Somchit Phalit, 32, of Sacramento was walking in the northbound lanes of I-5 south of Garden Highway about 10:15 p.m. Friday when he was hit by a car and then run over by another.

Both drivers pulled over and cooperated with California Highway Patrol officers. Phalit died at the scene.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews