One killed in car-pedestrian wreck

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PHOENIX -- Investigators are trying to determine if a person who was hit by a car and killed while crossing the street Monday night was jaywalking.

The wreck happened shortly before 10 p.m. near 63rd Avenue and Thomas Road.

Fire crews said the victim, who has not been identified, was already dead when they arrived on the scene.

The driver of the car that hit that victim stopped a short distance away.

Police have not said if impairment or speed were factors in the fatal wreck. They are looking into the possibility that the victim might have been jaywalking.