PHOENIX — Police say a 64-year-old man was struck and killed by a driver while he was at a bus stop in south Phoenix Saturday.
At around 3:15 p.m. officers responded to the area of 16th Street and Southern Avenue for a crash with injuries.
When officers arrived at the scene, they discovered a box truck pulling a car dolly was traveling southbound on 16th Street.
The vehicle then drove into opposing traffic lanes and onto the sidewalk of 16th Street, striking a bus stop and a pedestrian.
The pedestrian was later identified as 64-year-old Javier Saavedra.
Saavedra was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the box truck, identified as 24-year-old Brandon Seymour, was evaluated for impairment and later booked into Maricopa County Jail, police said.
Seymour faces multiple charges that include homicide and drug offenses.
An investigation is ongoing.