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Pedestrian killed in Phoenix after hit by SUV

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Pedestrian killed after hit by SUV. (Source: CBS 5 News) Pedestrian killed after hit by SUV. (Source: CBS 5 News)
PHOENIX (CBS5) -

A man crossing a busy Phoenix roadway was killed Saturday night after he was struck by the driver of an SUV, police said.

When police arrived in the area of 7200 W. Indian School Rd. at about 9:30 p.m., they found a Hispanic man in his mid 20s lying in the road, said Phoenix police Officer James Holmes.

Paramedics were called and pronounced the man dead.  

Holmes said a preliminary investigation revealed the victim was crossing Indian School mid-block when he was struck by the westbound SUV.

The driver remained at the scene.

The accident remains under investigation.

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