Stranded motorist hit, killed by vehicle

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By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman

PEORIA, Ariz. -- A man was killed when he was hit by a vehicle late Monday night, according to the Sgt. Shari Howard with the Peoria Police Department.

It happened on Northern Avenue at 79th Avenue.

Police said the man was crossing the roadway after his vehicle broke down.

The driver that hit him did stop and is not expected to face any charges. Police said there were no signs impairment.

The victim is 52-year-old Armond Mora of Phoenix.

Northern Avenue was closed for a few hours while police conducted their investigation.