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SACRAMENTO -One pedestrian is dead and another is in hospital after being hit by a Light Rail train in midtown SacramentoFriday morning.

Officer Rich Wetzel of the California Highway Patrol said emergency responders were dispatched to the area of19thStreet and S Streetaround 5:35 a.m. following the initial report of the incident.

19th Street between R St. and Q St. was blocked off while Sacramento police and fire personnel investigated the scene.

One of the individuals was declared dead at the scene. The other was transported to a nearby hospital with undisclosed injuries.

No information was provided on how the incident occurred.

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