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North Highlands man hit, killed on Watt Avenue

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has released the name of a pedestrian killed when hit by a vehicle Thursday night in North Highlands.

He was identified as Vladimir K. Vondra, 53, of North Highlands.

Vondra was struck and killed as he crossed Watt Avenue north of Elkhorn Boulevard about 7:40 p.m. He died at the scene.

Two southbound lanes of Watt Avenue were closed for an investigation but re-opened shortly after 9 p.m.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.