Man killed in hit-and-run crash

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A jaywalker was hit and killed by a pickup truck driver in Phoenix. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) A jaywalker was hit and killed by a pickup truck driver in Phoenix. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A man was killed when he tried crossing 19th Avenue on Sunday night and was hit by a pickup truck, police said.

Police said the victim was jaywalking near Dunlap Avenue when the truck driver struck him just before 9 p.m.

He died at the scene.

The driver then took off and is still on the loose.

19th Avenue was closed while police investigated.

Police haven't identified the victim or released any other suspect information.

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