Man struck, killed along Roosevelt Boulevard

- Police are investigating a  fatal accident that left a pedestrian dead. 

The incident happened around 11:30 P.M. on Friday night. Police say a 52-year-old woman was driving a 2013 Nissan northbound near the 6300 block of Roosevelt Boulevard when she struck a 23-year-old male pedestrian.

According to police, the driver hit the man when he stepped out into the intersection while she was traveling with a green light.

The man was taken to Aria-Torresdale Hospital and pronounced dead at 12:38 A.M. His identity has not yet been released. 

Police say the driver stayed at the scene and was then taken for testing on suspicion of a DUI.

The investigation is still active and ongoing. 

 

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