El Paso, TX -

A pedestrian was killed after being hit by a car in east El Paso.

It happened just after 9 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Vista Del Sol & Bessemer.

Emergency dispatch told ABC-7 the victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

El Paso police later tweeted the victim had died from their injuries.

No other information is being released at this time.

The intersection of Vista Del Sol & Bessemer is blocked off as police continue their investigation.