Map: Pedestrian hit by cab
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- A man has died after he was hit by a taxi cab in Scottsdale early Sunday morning, according to police.
The collision occurred before 1:30 a.m. on Scottsdale Road north of McDowell Road.
Scottsdale police spokesman Officer David Pubins said Kevin Mannion, 42, was leaving a restaurant and crossed Scottsdale Road from west to east. He was reportedly crossing in the middle of the block and not in a crosswalk when he was hit by the northbound cab.
Mannion was transported to Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
Police are investigating whether alcohol was a factor.
No citations have been issued, Pubins said.
Scottsdale Road was closed in the area until about 6 a.m. Sunday.