Pedestrian struck and killed by hit and run driver in Avondale

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AVONDALE – Sheriff’s deputies are searching for the driver who hit and killed a pedestrian.

The crash happened Sunday morning near 117th Avenue and Indian School. Police say the victim was a 47-year-old white male.

The suspect took off in a black General Motors vehicle although the license plate number is unknown.

Detectives say the car should have damage to the front passenger’s side and a broken headlight. Anyone with information on this fatal crash should call the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office at 602-876-1000.