Pedestrian killed while crossing Chandler street

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by Andrew Michalscheck

azfamily.com

Posted on August 24, 2013 at 10:39 AM

Updated Saturday, Aug 24 at 10:40 AM

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CHANDLER, Ariz. -- An elderly man was hit and killed early Saturday morning while crossing a busy Chandler street.

Police said the man wasn’t in a crosswalk as he walked across Arizona Avenue in the area of Fairview Street.

The vehicle was traveling 45 mph, and killed the man instantly.

Police said they do not believe impairment was a factor.

Arizona Avenue was closed between Pecos and Chandler Blvd. for part of Saturday morning.
 

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