PD: Man killed by hit-and-run driver in Phoenix

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A man was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Phoenix late Thursday night, according to the Phoenix Police Department. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) A man was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Phoenix late Thursday night, according to the Phoenix Police Department. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A man was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Phoenix late Thursday night, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

Just before 11 p.m., a 34-year-old man was crossing the street, not in a crosswalk, near 16th Street and Montecito Avenue.

A driver then struck the man with his vehicle while heading southbound on 16th Street and took off. Police said they do not have a good vehicle description at this time but believe it may be a white or silver truck.

Sixteenth Street was closed in both directions near Montecito Avenue while police investigated this deadly hit-and-run crash.

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