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Pedestrian hit and killed in Citrus Heights

A pedestrian died after being struck by a vehicle Sunday night in Citrus Heights on Old Auburn Road.

The 59-year-old man was hit on Old Auburn Road just east of Sunrise Boulevard about 9:45 p.m. He died at the scene.

The driver stopped and cooperated with Citrus Heights police officers. A police spokesman said it does not appear that speed or intoxication played a part in the crash.

The road was shut down overnight.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews