SACRAMENTO - A pedestrian was killed Tuesday morning in the area of Arden Way and Empress Street in north Sacramento.
According to tweets from the Sacramento Police Department, the person was hit by a vehicle around 6 a.m. They tweeted about 30 minutes later that the accident was fatal.
On Wednesday, the Sacramento County Coroner's Office identified the deceased individual as 33-year-old Jeffrey Allen Ritz.
No information was provided on how Ritz was struck.