Pedestrian killed by pickup truck in Phoenix

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

PHOENIX -- A man trying to the cross a Phoenix street mid-block was killed after a pickup truck hit him Sunday evening.

Michael Lynn Cady, 56, was trying to cross Thomas Road near 53rd Avenue at approximately 6 p.m. when he was hit by a 2001 Ford F150 traveling westbound.

Cady was rushed to the hospital in extremely critical condition but died about 30 minutes later.

The 18-year-old male driver stayed at the scene. Phoenix police Sgt. Steve Martos said he was not impaired.