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PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5)-- Phoenix police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle late Friday night.

The incident occurred just before 11 p.m. near the area of Seventh Street and Hatcher Road.

According to police, 33-year-old Thomas Lynn Wygant was crossing the roadway when he was struck by a 23-year-old man, who was driving a 2005 Jeep Wrangler.

Wygant was transported to a local hospital, where he later died.

Police say the driver remained on scene. Officers do not believe speed nor impairment were factors in the crash.

 


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