Teen hit and killed while crossing West Phoenix street

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PHOENIX -- A 14-year-old boy was hit by a car and killed while crossing Indian School Road near 71st Avenue in West Phoenix late Friday night.

It happened at about 10:45 p.m.

According to Sgt. Steve Martos of the Phoenix Police Department, the driver who hit the teen was not impaired and will not face charges in connection with the accident.

The teen, whose name has not been released, was not in a marked crosswalk when he was hit; he was crossing mid-block.