65-year-old man killed by possible drunk driver in Phoenix crash

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(Source: Stella Cruz) (Source: Stella Cruz)
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Phoenix police are investigating a fatal crash where a 65-year-old man was killed near 91st Avenue and Indian School Road.

According to Sgt. Jonathan Howard with Phoenix PD, the crash occurred just after 8 a.m. 

Howard said the preliminary investigation has shown that the 65-year-old  man likely failed to yield to a stop sign and entered Indian School Road near 89th Avenue.

He was struck by a westbound car driven by a 23-year-old woman, Howard said.

The man was pronounced dead on scene.

Howard said the female driver showed signs of impairment and is being processed for DUI. 

The investigation is ongoing. Indian School Road will be restricted between 87th and 91st avenues for the next three to four hours.

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