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61-year-old man hit and killed in car crash in Palm Springs

Officials identified the man hit and killed by a vehicle Friday night in Palm Springs as 61-year-old Alvaro Vasquez of Palm Springs.

Palm Springs Police Department responded to the area of East Ramon Road and Calle Amigos. Once on scene, the officers determined Vasquez had died of injuries sustained in the collision.

Officials said Vasquez was hit by a vehicle going west on Ramon Road. The vehicle's driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

At this time, it does not appear that drugs or alcohol are contributing factors.

If you witnessed this collision, we ask that you contact the PSPD Traffic Division at 760-323-8125. Anonymous information can be provided to Crime Stoppers at 760-347-7867.

Police at the scene at 10:30 p.m. Friday night

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