PD: Man dies after crossing street, gets hit by 2004 Dodge Pickup

PHOENIX - Authorities said a 62-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday evening.

Sgt. Tommy Thompson, spokesman for the Phoenix Police Department, said Jose Valencia was crossing Indian School Road east of Amelia Avenue around 10 p.m., when he was hit by a 2004 Dodge Pickup.

Valencia died at the scene, according to Thompson. He said it is unknown if Valencia was impaired.

Police said the driver remained at the scene after the crash and showed no signs of impairment. Speed was not a factor in the crash, he said.

No other details were released.


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