Pedestrian killed on I-10 near Phoenix airport

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(Source: CBS 5 News) (Source: CBS 5 News)

A pedestrian died after being hit by a car on an interstate near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, authorities said.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety said the pedestrian was struck around 10 p.m. Saturday in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 near 40th Street.

DPS said the victim was taken to a hospital but did not survive.

DPS officers have not released the name of the victim or the driver or any other information.

The incident led to the closing of the westbound lanes for several hours.

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