VACAVILLE (BCN) — A vehicle hit and killed a pedestrian walking on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Vacaville early Friday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Officers responded at 3:18 a.m. to calls of a pedestrian unconscious in a lane of eastbound Highway 80 west of Nut Tree Road and arrived to find a man who was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released.

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The driver of a 2001 Acura suffered major injuries in the collision, CHP officials said.

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Eastbound lanes of the highway remained closed until shortly after 5:20 a.m. The collision remains under investigation and anyone with information is asked to call the CHP’s Solano-area office at (707) 428-2100.


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