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Woman hit while walking bike across Florin Road dies of injuries

A woman who was struck last week by a minivan on Florin Road while outside the crosswalk has died.

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office reported that Debbie L. Irizarry, 55, was pronounced dead at 6:38 p.m. Saturday.

The California Highway Patrol said a driver traveling east on Florin Road near Franklin Boulevard at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday struck Irizarry when she was walking a bicycle. Irizarry was crossing Florin Road against the traffic signal and outside the crosswalk when she suffered injuries that became fatal, according to the CHP.

Officers said she stepped into the path of the minivan. Irizarry was transported to the hospital with major injuries and died four days later.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews