Pedestrian killed by pickup truck in Phoenix

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PHOENIX -- A 36-year-old man died after getting hit by a pickup truck in Phoenix Sunday night.

The man, identified as Eric Burris, was crossing Camelback Road midblock near 36th Avenue at approximately 9:40 p.m. when he was struck by a 1998 Dodge pickup truck, according to Phoenix police Sgt. Tommy Thompson.

Burns was taken to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.

Thompson said the 22-year-old male driver did not appear to be impaired.