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ROGERS, Minn. (WCCO) – A California man was killed by a driver who may have fallen asleep at the wheel Saturday evening in Rogers.

According to Rogers Police chief Jeff Beahen, a 49-year-old man was walking westbound on Rogers Drive, which parallels I-94, when a 20-year-old man driving eastbound crossed the center line – striking and killing the pedestrian around 5:15 p.m.

The driver was taken to the hospital for drug and alcohol testing.

Check back to wcco.com for updates as more information is made available.

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