A pedestrian was struck and killed in the Wesminster area Monday.

Westminster Police Department officers were called just before 12:40 p.m. to the 8600 block of Westminster Boulevard, near Liberty Park, on reports of the collision, according to a department statement.

The victim was taken to UCI Medical Center, where he died of his wounds, police said.

His name was withheld pending notification of his next of kin, but police noted he was between 65 and 75 years old.

The driver of the vehicle involved in the collision remained on scene and cooperated with investigators. Police said neither drugs nor alcohol were determined to be a factor.

Anyone with information on the collision was asked to contact Westminster Police Department Sgt. Anil Adam at 714-548-3770.

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