Pedestrian killed while crossing Phoenix street identifed

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PHOENIX -- Police in Phoenix are investigating a fatal car-pedestrian wreck.

It happened at about 7:00 Thursday morning near 35th Avenue and Buckeye Road. That area was closed while police conducted their investigation.

According to witnesses, a man was crossing the street in the middle of the block when a car hit him.

The driver of the car did stop.

The victim, Jesus Terrazas, 57, died on the scene.

According to Sgt. Trent Crump of the Phoenix Police Department said no citations have been issued at this time.