Phoenix PD identifies pedestrian killed in crash

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(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

Police have identified a pedestrian who was struck and killed in a crash in Phoenix Saturday morning.

The victim is 28-year-old Christopher Reclosado.

First responders found a body in the roadway near 43rd Avenue and McDowell Road shortly after 7 a.m.

[ORIGINAL STORY: Phoenix PD investigates fatal pedestrian crash]

“Witnesses reported that Reclosado was stumbling in and out of the roadway while walking along 43rd Ave,” Phoenix Police Sgt. Jonathan Howard said.

The 23-year-old northbound driver hit the pedestrian, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said that neither speed nor driver impairment appears to be factors.  

[Google map: 43rd Avenue & McDowell Road]

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