News: Suspected drunk driver strikes, kills pedestrian near Santa Fe Phoenix Industrial

PHOENIX, AZ – According to 12 News, an alleged drunk driver fatally collided with a male pedestrian at 51st Ave and Camelback Rd on Thursday.

The driver hit the victim as he was sleeping in the roadway near a shopping cart around 11:30 p.m.

Rescue crews transported the victim to an area hospital, where he died.

Authorities determined the driver was impaired and arrested him for DUI.

Officials have not released the names of the victim or driver.

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